HC Deb 07 June 1984 vol 61 c244W
Mr. Welsh

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish a table showing the amount of grants paid from Treasury funds towards the cost of sewerage schemes in rural areas in the year 1973–74 and in the year 1982–83 at the 1973–74 price base.

Mr. Waldegrave

The following are the figures for England:

Year Total RWSSA grant £
1973–74 5,058,000
1982–83 *3,729,000
* This is revalued to the 1973–74 price base using the public works (non-roads) index.