Free chair

1st November 1996 at 00:00
In case your readers think that "it is. . . standard practice for the chairmen of national bodies to be remunerated" (TES, October 25), I'd like to make it clear that our chair is not, and never has been, a remunerated position.

ALAN WELLS Director, Basic Skills Agency 1-19 New Oxford Street, London WC1

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