§ Dame Angela Rumbold
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what plans he has for maintaining the national targets for national education and training until the target date of 1996.
§ Miss Widdecombe
The Government endorse the national targets and have established the National Advisory Council for Education and Training Targets to
Employment Department Function Regional Office Area Office (s) Industrial Tribunals Birmingham Exeter Bristol Exeter Bury St Edmunds Bedford Cardiff Shrewsbury Leeds Sheffield London (North), WC1 London (South), Croydon Ashford Manchester liverpool Newcastle-upon-Tyne Nottingham Leicester Southampton Brighton Reading Redundancy Payments Offices Birmingham (South West, Midlands and Wales Group) Manchester (Northern Group) Manchester Edinburgh London and South Eastern Counties, Watford Race Relations Employment Advisory Service Brimingham Leeds London Manchester Nottingham Wages Inspectorate London NW1 Newcastle-upon-Tyne Employment Agency Licensing Offices Watford Birmingham Leeds Training, Enterprise and Education Directorate Birmingham Manchester Basingstoke London WC1 Nottingham Newcastle-upon-Tyne
monitor progress towards them and to give advice on policies affecting that progress. Towards the end of 1994, the council plans to begin consulting on a review of the targets.