HC Deb 26 April 1909 vol 4 cc156-7W

asked the Lord Advocate whether he can state the arrears of assessments in the island of Lewis which were levied up to and including the financial year 1907–8; what is the amount of these assessments for the current year, and how much of this is still uncollected; and what remains unexpended of the bank advance granted, on the guarantee of the Treasury, in November last to meet the pressing necessities of local government?


The information required by the hon. Member is as follows:—

Parish. Arrears of Assessment for years to 15th May, 1908, still outstanding. Amount of Assessment levied for current year. Amount of current year's Assessment uncollected. Amount of Guarant'd Overdraft unexpended.
£ £ £ £
Barvas 1,304 1,407 362 30
Lochs 1,471 1,645 205
Uig 1,801 1,953 1,790 105