HC Deb 24 July 1973 vol 860 cc533-4W
Mr. Wolrige-Gordon

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the subsidy to the inshore fishing fleet in 1972.

Mr. Gordon Campbell

The total amount of inshore white fish and herring subsidy paid to United Kingdom vessels in 1972 was £1,338,687. Of this total £828,689 was paid in Scotland.