HC Deb 06 February 1984 vol 53 cc499-500W
Mr. McQuarrie

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he has any plans to provide additional funds to the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board, the Grampian regional council, and the Banff and Buchan district council in view of the serious weather conditions in the Grampian region.

Mr. Ancram

My right hon. Friend is prepared to consider representations from local authorities and other public bodies if exceptional costs have been incurred.