§ Mr. Palmer
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government if he will state the total sums for all purposes paid from national funds to assist the rate income of the City of Bristol for the years 1962–63, 1963–64, 1964–65 and 1965–66.
§ Mr. MacColl
The total sums paid to the City of Bristol in respect of general grant, grants under Section 1 of the Rating (Interim Relief) Act 1964, specific grants in aid of revenue expenditure and housing subsidies are as follows:
1962–63 £6,732,216 1963–64 £7,474,261 1964–65 £8,158,476 1965–66 £9,144,154
(Source—epitomes of accounts)