HC Deb 15 March 1976 vol 907 c393W
Mr. Dalyell

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the value at 1975 survey prices of total public expenditure in Scotland planned in the White Paper Public Expenditure to 1977–78 (Command Paper No. 5519) for 1976–77 and 1977–78, respectively, for each of the following sectors: trunk road construction, trunk road maintenance, local authority road construction, local authority road maintenance, local authority public transport investment, and local authority passenger transport subsidies.

Mr, William Ross

The details of the December 1973 White Paper figures updated to 1975 survey prices are:

1976–77 1977–78
Motorways and trunk roads
New construction and improvement 57.5 57.5
Maintenance 8.3 8.8
Local Transport
Local authority road construction 66.5 70.1
Local authority road maintenance 48.5 52.9
Local authority public transport investment 61 7.7
Local authority public transport subsidies 2.0 2.0