HC Deb 10 December 1987 vol 124 c260W
Mr. Spearing

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what proportion of the £4 million for Estate Action packages, published by his departmental news release No. 499 of 1 December, is for the expenditure of money provided by him in grant and how much in loan sanctions from existing resources of local councils.

Mrs. Roe

As indicated in the press release of 1 December, £217,624 (5.5 per cent.) of the approved expenditure announced that day will be eligible for estate action urban programme grant; the other HIP extra allocations totalling some £3.7 million (94.5 per cent.) are additional resources being made available by Estate Action to the local authorities.