HC Deb 12 February 1980 vol 978 cc578-9W
Mr. Steen

asked the Secretary of State for Industry (1)if he will make a statement as to what loan guarantees are available for those who either work in, or intend to set up manufacturing or service businesses in (a) the inner city partnership areas, (b) the inner city of programme areas, (c) other urban areas, (d) special development areas and (e) intermediate areas;

(2) what Government loans or grants are available for (a) starting a small business, (b) extending business premises and (c) the purchase of capital equipment in a small business.

Mr. David Mitchell

I will reply to my hon. Friend as soon as possible.