§ Mr. Fatchett
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will provide a separate breakdown in respect of each of the following metropolitan county councils, West Yorkshire, Greater Manchester, Merseyside, South Yorkshire, West Midlands, and Tyne and Wear, of the gross and net savings he estimates will accrue from their abolition.
§ Mr. Kenneth Baker
This information is not available. For details of the savings estimates I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Surbiton (Mr. Tracey) on 30 November at column611.