HC Deb 11 March 1987 vol 112 cc249-50W
Mr. Hirst

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what financial allocations he has made to health boards for 1987–88.

Mr. John MacKay

My right hon. and learned Friend has allocated £1,535 million to health boards to meet their gross recurrent expenditure commitments on hospitals and community health services in 1987–88. After expected income is taken into account, the net cash limited allocations to individual health boards are as follows:

Health Board Recurrent expenditure (net) £ million
Argyll and Clyde 110.064
Ayrshire and Arran 80.586
Borders 23.516
Dumfries and Galloway 39.350
Fife 75.635
Forth Valley 72.214
Grampian 139.509
Greater Glasgow 399.889
Highland 57.364
Lanarkshire 125.387
Lothian 246.805
Orkney 4.295
Shetland 5.063
Tayside 142.349
Western Isles 7.856
1 Includes £14.06 million allocated for specific commitments.