HC Deb 14 July 1981 vol 8 cc326-7W
Mr. Anderson

asked the Secretary of State for Wales what are the latest figures for the number of council dwellings left empty pending repairs; and how this compares with the previous year.

Mr. Wyn Roberts

At April 1980 there were 1,294 council dwellings empty awaiting repair. The corresponding figure a year earlier was 991.