§ Mr. David Atkinson
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how much will be the cost of the new Bournemouth general hospital.
§ Mrs. Currie
It is estimated that the cost of the first phase of this development, which is currently under construction, inclusive of enabling works, fees and equipment, will be £20.2 million. Approval in principle has also been given to the second phase of this development at an inclusive cost of £18 million.