HC Deb 31 March 1988 vol 130 c607W
Mr. Tony Lloyd

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment he has made of the net purchasing impact of taxation changes in his Budget on the regional economies of(a) the south-east, (b) the north-west.

Mr. Brooke

My right hon. Friend's Budget will provide a stimulus to enterprise and initiative in all regions of the country.