§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what was the total spending by local authorities in Wales on housing investment programmes fur each year from 1978–79 to 1983–84 inclusive.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Newport, East (Mr. Hughes) on 21 February 1983 by my right hon. Friend. The latest figure available for total local authority gross capital expenditure on housing in Wales for 1982–83 is £138 million. Expenditure figures for 1983–84 are not available. —[Vol. 37, c.324–27.]