§ Mr. Hatton
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the amount of grant made available to the Greater Manchester Council for transport purposes for 1975–76; and what estimate he can make of the provision of grant for 1976–77.
§ Mr. Marks
The transport supplementary grant (TSG) to the Greater Manchester Council in 1975–76 is £12,596,000 at November 1974 prices. Their grant in 1976–77, which my hon. Friend the Minister for Transport announced on 17th December 1975, will be £12,303,000 at November 1974 prices, which revalues to £15,245,000 at November 1975 prices.