§ Mr. Bray
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the capital expenditure on local authority water undertakings in England during the five-year period 1965–70; and what expenditure he anticipates under this heading for the next five years.
§ Mr. Graham Page
Expenditure by local authority water undertakings in England in the period 1965–70 was £221 million. Similar expenditure in the next five years is expected to be about £350 million.