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Volume 928: debated on Monday 14 March 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the cost of each of the Army Cadet Force, the Combined Cadet Force, the Sea Cadet Corps and the Air Training Corps.

The cost of these cadet forces in the financial year 1976–77 is estimated to be:

£ million
Army Cadet Force6·05
Combined Cadet Force2·23
Sea Cadet Corps0·40
Air Training Corps3·87

asked the Secretary of State for Defence how many schools have combined cadet forces; and how many of these are local authority schools.

There are Combined Cadet Force contingents in 267 schools, of which 78 are local authority schools.