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Social Work Services Group

Volume 124: debated on Thursday 10 December 1987

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To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland (1) what innovative proposals, policy guidelines or ideas for dealing with delinquency have been published by the Social Work Services Group;(2) what innovative proposals, policy guidelines or ideas for dealing with alcohol abuse have been published by the Social Work Services Group;(3) what innovative proposals, policy guidelines or ideas for dealing with drug problems have been published by the Social Work Services Group;

(4) what has been the published contribution of the Social Work Services Group to policy development for the mentally handicapped:

(5) what has been the published contribution of the Social Work Services Group to policy development of community services for the mentally ill;

(6) what has been the published contribution of the Social Work Services Group to the development of policy initiatives for 16 to 21-year-old offenders;

(7) what has been the published contribution of the Social Work Services Group to the development of policy initiatives for the care of the elderly in the community.

[pursuant to his reply, 7 December 1987, c. 41]: Since 1979 there have been published or widely circulated to social work agencies, some 80 circulars or similar communications to local authorities, 12 practice guidance documents, 32 research reports, four reports of programme planning groups (jointly with the Scottish Home and Health Department), and a number of miscellaneous documents, including reports of seminar

Cereals TonnesBeef TonnesButter TonnesSkimmed milk powder Tonnes
England (Regions)
Northern146,7157,00918,921280
Midland and Western221,2175,23057,6692,377
South West164,3001,19142,4481,988
Eastern1,096,2329,80718,563
South East118,5821,41714,145
Scotland451,5005,94912,957101
Wales21719,2401,155
Northern Ireland28,87514,9691,596
Total2,198,54660,695198,9127,497

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will list by commodity, town of location and amount in each store, the stocks currently held in European Economic Community intervention by the United Kingdom Intervention Board for Agricultural Produce.

I refer the hon. Member of the answer given to the hon. Member for Birmingham Hodge Hill (Mr. Davis) on 19 November at column 663.