§ Mr. Chris Smith
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will indicate what funds the Science and Engineering Research Council has made available in each of the financial years 1984–85 and 1985–86 to work undertaken under the Alvey programme.
§ Mr. Brooke
The figures for funds actually spent by SERC on work undertaken under the Alvey programme in 1984–85 and provided in the budget for 1985–86 (at 1985–86 outturn prices) are as follows:—
1984–85 £ million 1985–86 £ million 6 11.4