§ Mr. Shersby
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many compulsory purchase orders have been made by the London Borough of Hilling don since 1st May 1974; and how many have been confirmed by him (a) following a recommendation from his inspector to confirm and (b) following a recommendation not to confirm.
§ Mr. Armstrong
Twenty-seven compulsory purchase orders have been submitted to the Department of the Environment by the London borough of Hillingdon since 1st May 1974. Of these, five have been confirmed in accordance with the recommendations of the inspector and two have been confirmed in dissent from those recommendations. In addition, one order was confirmed unopposed, four were not confirmed and six were withdrawn. Nine orders await my right hon. Friend's decision.