§ Mr. Litherland
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what are the figures of housing stock in the city of Manchester lacking at least one of the basic amenities; and what percentage of these properties is in the private sector.
§ Mr. Feoffrey Finsberg
According to Manchester city council's 1980 housing investment programme submission, the city has 14,761 dwellings which though fit, lack at least one basic amenity; and 95.8 per cent. of these are in the private sector.