HC Deb 30 October 1985 vol 84 c523W
39. Mrs. Currie

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is the estimated cost to the public sector so far of urban development grant projects for industrial and commercial development, and what is the estimated number of jobs created by those schemes.

Mr. John Patten

One hundred and twenty one industrial and commercial projects have been approved for urban development grant. They are expected to create over 16,000 permanent jobs for public expenditure of less than £60 million.