HC Deb 15 March 1939 vol 345 cc425-6W
Mr. Parkins

on asked the Minister of Transport whether he will state the amount of money spent during 1937–1938 on making new roads, widening, straightening, and generally adapting roads to modern requirements in Lancashire, giving separate figures for each year?

Mr. Burgin: Expenditure on major improvements and new construction of roads in Lancashire amounted during the year ended 31st March, 1937, to £862,000 and during the year ended 31st March, 1938, to £1,506,000.