HC Deb 13 March 1973 vol 852 cc333-4W
Sir R. Russell

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people have been killed within the Metropolitan Police area in each of the last five years as a result of their vehicle colliding with a builder's skip; and in how many of these collisions was the skip unlighted.

1969–70 1970–71 1971–72
Capita Non-capital Capital Non-capital Capital Non-capital
£ £ £ £ £ £
Nursery education 13,160 28,905
Other education 20,000
Day nurseries 76,400
Other child care 27,000
Care of the aged
Housing advice
Community centres and community workers 2,000
Family planning 400 1,000
Other advice centres
Playgroups 7,000 1,347 500
Other play schemes 28,000
Holiday projects 1,800 3,815
Miscellaneous 21,600
TOTALS 123,560 21,347 78,505 2,700 6,815

For most capital projects, grant is payable on running costs (not shown above) for up to five years Most non-capital expenditure is also recurrent for up to five years.

Mr. Bidwell

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT a breakdown of the sums allocated to the London Borough of Ealing in 1969–70, 1970–71, and 1971–72, under Section 11 of the Local Government Act 1966 under

Mr. Carlisle

The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis informs me that five people are known to have been killed in the Metropolitan Police District in the five years 1968 to 1972 as a result of collisions with builders' skips, and in one of these cases the skip is known to have been unlit.