Postscript;Letter;News amp; Opinion

12th November 1999 at 00:00
DURING the processing of my Platform article (TES, October 29), the careers service mysteriously acquired the status of a national government agency. It is not. It is a statutory duty of the Secretary of State, currently contracted out to a range of careers service companies.

Tony Watts National Institute for Careers Education and Counselling Sheraton House Castle Park, Cambridge.

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