HC Deb 13 December 1988 vol 143 c497W
Mr. Madden

To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what grants or financial assistance from his Department have been paid since 1979 to Dixons Group plc.

Mr. Atkins

[holding answer 12 December 1988]: There is no record of any grant or other financial assistance by my Department to Dixons Group plc, but I understand that, under the revised regional development grant scheme, £141,000 was made available to Dixons Colour Laboratories Ltd in 1988 by the Industry Department for Scotland.