§ 19. Mr. Heathcoat-Amory
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what contribution his Department has made to the Government's inner-city initiative; and if he will make a statement.
§ 42. Mrs. Maureen Hicks
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what contribution his Department is making to inner-cities initiatives.
§ Mr. Cope
This Department and the Manpower Services Commission make a substantial contribution to Government inner-city policies through our wide range of employment, training and enterprise programmes. It is466W estimated that expenditure by this Department and the commission in urban programme authorities exceeds £1.1 billion.