§ Mr. Lipton
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what was the total of grant aid under the Urban Programme paid in 1975–76 to each recipient local authority.
§ Mr. John
Following is the information:
Local Authority Urban Programme grant paid in 1975–76 ENGLAND London Authorities £ Barking 14,299 Barnet 52,960 Bexley 1,688 Brent 316,050 Bromley 12,202 Camden 203,612 Croydon 72,700 Ealing 107,075 Enfield 7,898 Greater London Council 33,969 Greenwich 22,181 Hackney 254,461 Hammersmith 153,639 Haringey 423,072 Harrow 8,628 Havering 16,685
of those who leave Southern Rhodesia to avoid serving in the forces of the regime to seek sanctuary and temporary settlement in Great Britain.
§ Dr. Summerskill
No. There is a variety of circumstances in which men seek temporary or permanent entry to the United Kingdom and give as a reason the desire to avoid military service in Rhodesia. Such applications will continue to be considered on their merits.