HC Deb 25 February 1987 vol 111 c262W
Sir George Young

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many owner-occupiers in the southwest region live in houses designated under the Housing Defects Act.

Mr. John Patten

[pursuant to his answer, 24 February 1987]: From local authorities' HIP returns and other reports, about 6,700 of these dwellings were in private ownership in the south-west region in April 1986.