HC Deb 20 July 1977 vol 935 cc564-5W
36. Mr. van Straubenzee

asked the Secretary of State for Transport, in giving increasing encouragement to use public transport, what consideration was given when preparing the White Paper to the adequacy of the supply of double—decker buses to bus operators.

Mr. William Rodgers

This was in my mind and led to the decision, announced in the White Paper, to continue new bus grants to 1985.

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