HC Deb 13 January 1976 vol 903 c121W
Mr. Richard Wainwright

asked the Secretary of State for Trade if he will list the categories of financial grants made by his Department to bodies, voluntary and statutory, in the Yorkshire and Humberside Region in each of the last five years; and if he will indicate the total amount paid into each category in each respective year.

Mr. Deakins

A number of grants, of which details are not readily available, have been made to trade associations and other bodies in the region in support of export promotion. In addition the English Tourist Board, which is supported by the Department of Trade, has made grants as follows to the Yorkshire, Cleveland and Humberside Tourist Board:

1971–1972 12,000
1972–1973 17,250
1973–1974 22,000
1974–1975 34,000
1975–1976 42,000

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