§ 22. Mr. Dudley Smith
asked the Minister of Overseas Development what was the total of aid disbursements in 1964–65; and by how much this will be reduced in the current financial year.
§ Mrs. Castle
The provisional total of official economic aid disbursements in 1964–65 was £189 million. As regards the second part of the Question, I would refer the hon. Member to my reply to the hon. Member for Dorset, West (Mr. Wingfield Digby) on 1st June.