To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many children currently receive free school meals in (a) Greenock, (b) Port Glasgow and (c) Strathclyde region.
Details relating to free school meals in Strathclyde region are collected centrally on an education division basis and the latest information available, taken from the 1987 annual census, is set out in the table.
|Division||Number of children receiving free school meals|
|Argyll & Bute||1,560|
|Total (Strathclyde Region)||87,362|