HC Deb 04 March 1988 vol 128 c743W
Mr. Boyes

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Houghton and Washington,Official Report, 9 February, columns 127–8, on what basis the national average figures for household bills for water supply for 1982–83 to 1987–88 have been calculated to produce a figure lower than both the English average and the Welsh figure.

Mr. Moynihan

I refer the hon. Member to my answer of Wednesday 2 March at columns583–6.