§ Sir T. Moore
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland the expenditure on new roads and major improvements for 82W the year ended 31st March, 1958, in Scotland, from Exchequer funds and by local highway authorities.
§ Mr. Maclay
Expenditure on new construction and major improvements on public roads in Scotland during 1957–58 was as follows:
— Exchequer funds Local highway Authorities £ £ Trunk roads 1,356,000 NIL Classified roads 1,524,000 637,000 Unclassified roads NIL 254,000 Total 2,880,000 891,000 The figures for Government expenditure relate to the financial year ended 31st March, 1958, and the figures for expenditure by local highway authorities to the local authority financial year ended 15th May, 1958.