School Crossing Patrol Employees

Regarding lollipop ladies and men within your council area, please provide me with:

• How many lollipop ladies and men were employed by the council in the financial year 2016/17, and how many were employed in each of the four previous financial years?

YearAssignments at 31st March
 2012/201393
 2013/2014 89
 2014/2015 80
 2015/2016 81
 2016/2017 71

• How much has been spent on the wages of lollipop men and women in the financial year 2016/17, and how much was spent in each of the four previous financial years?

YearGross Pay
 2012/2013£174,286.30
 2013/2014 £165,493.09
 2014/2015 £171,088.82
 2015/2016 £171,361.87
 2016/2017 £170,526.51

• How many crossings within the council area were staffed by lollipop ladies and men in the year 2016/17? How many crossings were staffed by lollipop ladies and men in each of the previous four financial years?

YearCrossing Patrol Sites
 2012/2013 96
 2013/2014 92
 2014/2015 83
 2015/2016 84
 2016/2017 82