HC Deb 27 June 1978 vol 952 cc463-4W
Mr. Sillars

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if she will state the total amount of capital expenditure on places of further education, other than universities, in England over the past 10 years; and if she will give the answer at constant prices.

Mr. Oakes

Total capital expenditure on maintained and direct grant establishments of higher and further education in England from 1968–69 to 1977–78, inclusive, including the provisional outturn figure for 1977–78, was £584 million at constant 1977–78 prices.