§ Mr. Norman Hogg
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment how many dwellings were completed by local authorities and new towns in England and Wales in 1988.
§ Mr. Trippier
It is provisionally estimated that there were 15,400 local authority and new town completions in England for 1988. For information on housebuilding in Wales, I refer the hon. Member to my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Wales.