HC Deb 30 April 1968 vol 763 c163W
Mr. Blenkinsop

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what is the total sum paid by way of rate rebates for the last financial year ended in South Shields; how many received rebates; and what was their average value.

Mr. Skeffington

In 1967–68 rate rebates in South Shields amounted to £15,504; there were 1,483 recipients in the first half of the year and 1,484 in the second; the average rebate for the year was £10 9s.