§ Mr. Bagier
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what are the grants to the Scottish Council for overseas industrial promotion for the years 1971–72, 1972–73 and 1973–74.
§ Mr. Gordon Campbell
I make a grant to the Scottish Council specifically to390W assist its campaign for the attraction of industrial investment from Europe. The grant in 1971–72 was £70,000; and for 1972–73 and 1973–74 the grant offered is £100,000 per annum, subject to agreed arrangements for matching funds being satisfied.