HC Deb 24 November 1971 vol 826 cc372-3W
Mr. Tilney

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what information is available in his Department as to the average difference in rent and rates per square foot of new office space in the central areas of London, Liverpool and Manchester, respectively.

Mr. Channon The average difference between central areas of London, other than the City of London, and Liverpool and Manchester is approximately £5.35 for rent and 85p for rates, and £5.10 for rent and 60p for rates, per square foot respectively.