§ Mr. Trotter
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what was the amount by which the total cost of fuel for the three Services for 1974–75 is estimated to ex- 336W ceed the cost for (a) 1972–73 and (b) 1973–74.
§ Mr. William Rodgers
Estimated net expenditure in 1972–73 on all oil products and on solid fuel, electricity and gas was £82 million and in 1973–74 £105 million. The latest forecast for 1974–75 is £190 million.