HL Deb 09 February 1981 vol 417 c124WA
The Earl of Selkirk

asked Her Majesty's Government:

What aid has been made available in the two years 1978–79 and 1979–80 and what is projected for the coming year 1981–82 for the islands of Bermuda, Bahamas, Jamaica, St. Kitts and Antigua.

The Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs (Lord Carrington)

The figures are as follows:

1978–79 1979–80
Bermuda Nil Nil
Bahamas £57,000 £54,000
Jamaica £14,336,000 £7,750,000
St. Kitts-Nevis £727,000 £615,000
Antigua £662,000 £649,000

It is not our practice to provide estimates of aid disbursements for future years.