Skip to main content


Volume 978: debated on Monday 11 February 1980

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

asked the Lord Privy Seal if he will amplify subhead 18 of Appendix II of Class II, Vote 7, of the Appropriation Accounts 1978–79 relating to expenditure of £556,743 on the further training for British experts.

In certain disciplines it is no longer easy to meet the demand for British personnel with high qualifications and experience of developing countries. The funds were used for specialised training and providing practical experience for experts engaged, or to be engaged, under the air programme.