§ Mr. Kenneth Clarke
Planned expenditure on non-motorway trunk road maintenance in England in the current year is £36.6 million at November 1979 prices. Expenditure in 1975–76 was £59.2 million at the same price base.
§ Mr. Fowler
This valuable report surveys various cost-effective means of reducing road accidents. These include, as my hon. Friend observes, low-cost engineering measures tailored to particular local factors. Techniques for identifying these are increasingly used, with impressive results, by highway authorities.