Skip to main content

Swimming Lessons

Volume 893: debated on Tuesday 17 June 1975

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

26.

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether he will issue a circular to local education authorities concerning the provision of facilities for children to learn to swim.

No. My Department publishes general advice on the provision of swimming facilities, including safety precautions. But it is for local education authorities to decide what provision needs to be made according to local circumstances.