asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science how many children below the age of five years are either in full or part-time education at nursery schools or infant schools in the area covered by the Macclesfield parliamentary constituency.
The information requested is not readily available in the Department for areas smaller than local education authorities. The latest information for the county of Cheshire is as follows:
|Pupils under five years of age* in maintained nursery and primary schools in Cheshire|
|January 1981||Nursery schools||Nursery classes in primary schools||Other classes in primary schools|
|*Ages as at 31 December 1980.|