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Sports: Schools

Volume 469: debated on Monday 10 December 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what percentage of state-funded secondary schools play competitive cricket. (172346)

The school sport survey does not provide data on competition for individual sports. However, we are able to provide the following information:

The 2006-07 school sport survey shows that 98 per cent. of secondary schools offer cricket to their pupils and 77 per cent. of secondary schools have links to a local cricket club.