HC Deb 23 March 1970 vol 798 c312W
Mr. John Lee

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government if he will state the total Exchequer housing subsidies to the county borough of Reading for the years 1962 to 1969, inclusive, and the total number of houses in respect of which such subsidies have been paid.

Mr. Freeson

The housing subsidy payments made to the Reading County Borough Council in respect of housing provided by it under the Housing Acts have been as follows:

1962–63 128,975
1963–64 135,282
1964–65 135,781
1965–66 116,017
1966–67 127,385
1967–68 137,392
1968–69 194,872
1969–70 152,322

Information is not readily available on the number of houses attracting these subsidies.