§ Mr. Levitt
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what measures he is taking to encourage the development of dry stone walling skills. 
§ Dr. Howells
The Government are recognising a range of National Training Organisations (NTOs) to review and address skill needs in their sectors and occupations.
Through LANTRA NTO Ltd., the proposed NTO covering dry stone walling interests, the industry will be able to ensure a developing skills and training base for the future.