§ Q15. Mr. Peter Bottomley
asked the Prime Minister if she will list the average daily cash transfers to or from nationalised corporations in the last financial year.
§ The Prime Minister
Net payments to the industries on Government accounts averaged £4.9 million a day in 1979–80, taking account of loans from the national loans fund, less repayments of principal, deposits and interest; issues of public dividend capital, including issues under section 18 of the Iron and Steel Act 1975, less receipts of dividend; Government grants; and taxation receipts.