HC Deb 11 March 1953 vol 512 c130W
Mr. G. Roberts

asked the Minister of Agriculture how many schemes have been approved for grant in Caernarvonshire and Wales, respectively, under the Hill Farming Act, 1946; how many have been refused grant; and how many are under consideration.

Sir T. Dugdale

The figures at 28th February, 1953, are:

Schemes Caernarvon Wales
Approved formally of in principle 267 2,630
Under consideration 48 551
Rejected 145 747
Withdrawn 45 350
505 4,278

NOTE: The figures relate to schemes under the Hill Farming Act, 1946, as amended by the Livestock Rearing Act, 1951.