asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many dental hygienists and technicians there are in each of the three Services; how many of these are trained annually; and why training for the three Services is not undertaken at the same place.
The numbers are:
|Trained numbers in each Service||Trained in 1974|
|Royal Air Force||55||16|
|Royal Navy||29 (civilians)||Nil|
|Royal Air Force||58||22|