To ask the Secretary of State for Health (1) how many additional training places for radiographers have been created in each of the last six years; (2) how many radiographers have completed training in each of the last six years. 
Information on the number of training places for radiographers in the last six years is shown in the table.
|Radiographer training commissions|
|Source||BS||A/R||A/R||QMR Q4||QMR Q4||QMR Q4|
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many vacant NHS posts for therapeutic and diagnostic radiographers there were in March in (a) England, (b) each NHS region and (c) each NHS trust. 
Information on the number of therapeutic and diagnostic radiographer posts that have been vacant for three months or more is collected in the National Health Service workforce vacancy survey. The information available for March 2002 has been placed in the Library.