§ Mr. Gordon Wilson
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the total housing stock of the Scottish Special Housing Association; how many houses 636W deployed in costal waters off the East coast of Scotland and one Island class vessel is deployed in the northern North Sea. Details of the vessels presently assigned to these waters are as follows:
have been built in the past five years; how many are older stock that has been modernised in the past 10 years; how many the Scottish Special Housing Association has earmarked for modernisation programmes; what is the size and cost of current programmes of modernisation: and what is the size and cost of programmes postponed because of Government reductions in capital expenditure.
§ Mr. Rifkind
The information requested is as follows:
Expenditure on modernisation currently programmed for 1980–81 is £14.4 million in respect of 1,569 houses. This is £6.3 million and 863 houses less than proposed in the association's original estimates for that year.
Total housing stock owned by SSHA at 31.3.80 = 93,125 No. of houses built in last 5 years = 10,795 No. of older houses modernised in last 10 years = 4,861 No. of SSHA houses earmarked for modernisation = 12,591