§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales how many pre-school play groups there are in each of the counties of Wales. 
§ Mr. Richards
The latest available figures provided by Wales PPA are for 1994–95. They are taken from the annual report 1994–95, and are as follows:
Number Clwyd 81 Dyfed 45 Mid Glamorgan 83 South Glamorgan 93
Number West Glamorgan 25 Gwent 74 Gwynedd 27 Powys 38 Wales 466
These do not include combined parent and toddler play groups.