HC Deb 16 July 1969 vol 787 cc103-4W
68. Mr. Wright

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many tower blocks have to be strengthening in Glasgow and where these are located; and what contribution to the cost is to be made by the central Government.

Dr. Dickson Mabon

Information so far supplied by the corporation suggests that 21 blocks will require to be strengthened. These are at Pollokshaws, Albion, Maryhill, Royston, Springburn and Coll Street. The Government have offered to meet 40 per cent. of the cost of strengthening work and of incidental expenses.