§ Mr. Geraint Howells
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish in the Official Report (a) the annual figures of planned aggregate capital expenditure on county council services from 1977 to date and (b) the annual figures of outturn capital expenditure on county council services from 1977 to date.
§ Mr. Wyn Roberts
Planned aggregate capital expenditure is not separately available for county and district services. Annual outturn figures for the financial years 1977–78 to 1981–82 are given in the following table.
£ million Year County council capital expenditure*† District council capital expenditure* 1977–78 55 129 1978–79 63 139 1979–80 79 163 1980–81 99 172 1981–82 (provisional) 97 146 * Capital expenditure charged to the capital account. Including expenditure on rate fund services, trading services and, for districts, housing to which HRA relates. † Including expenditure incurred by Joint Police Authorities.