§ Mr. Clifford Forsythe
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how the present level of expenditure on the construction and maintenance of roads in Northern Ireland compares with the level in 1978–79.
§ Mr. Chris Patten
The information is as follows:
1978–79 £million 1984–85 £million Construction 27.8 20.9 Maintenance 31.7 46.5 TOTALS 59.5 67.4