HC Deb 29 October 1952 vol 505 cc211-2W
51. Dr. King

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies what sum is being spent this year on administration of the Falkland Islands; and what portion of this is being spent on road improvements.

Mr. J. Foster

Estimated expenditure this financial year, leaving aside provision for reserves and capital investment and Colonial Development and Welfare contributions, is £212,000, of which £7,500 is for road maintenance and improvement.