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Youth Opportunities Programme

Volume 29: debated on Thursday 28 October 1982

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales what is the current number of young people involved in the youth opportunities programme in Wales; and if he will make a statement.

On 14 October 1982, 17,925 young people were taking part in the programme in Wales. In all it is expected that about 45,000 young people will enter the programme in Wales in 1982–83. Over 9,000 of the places available will be of the new style which will provide 12 months high quality work experience and training as a precursor to the introduction of the youth training scheme next year.