§ Mr. Norman Lamont
[pursuant to his reply 7 December 1989, columns 311–12]: I regret that there were errors in the table of my earlier reply. The correct information requested is set out in the following table.
Chairman Nationalised Industry Salary1 £ Sir Robert Haslam British Coal 160,000 Sir Robert Reid British Railways Board 90,950 Mr. C. Campbell British Shipbuilders 21,675 Mr. D. Ingman British Waterways Board 33,700 Mr. C. Tugendhat Civil Aviation Authority 60,000 Sir Philip Jones Electricity Council 94,380 Lord Marshall Central Electricity Generating Board 111,000 Mr. J. C. Smith Eastern Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. J. F. Harris East Midlands Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. J. J. Wilson London Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. B. H. Weston Merseyside and North Wales Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. B. S. Townsend Midlands Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. D. Morris North Eastern Electricity Board 80,000 Mr. K. Harvey North Western Electricity Board 49,005 Mr. G. A. Squair South Eastern Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. D. A. Ross Southern Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. J. W. Evans South Wales Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. A. W. Nicol South Western Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. J. Porteous Yorkshire Electricity Board 57,390 Mr. W. Newton London Regional Transport 80,000 Mr. M. Joughin North of Scotland Hydro Electric Board 39,750 Sir Bryan Nicholson Post Office 102,000 Mr. I. S. Irwin Scottish Transport Group 59,825 Mr. D. J. Miller South of Scotland Electricity Board 66,900 Mr. B. Henderson Anglian Water Plc2 43,860 Sir Michael Straker Northumbrian Water Group Plc2 30,638 Mr. W. Grove North West Water Group Plc2 61,275 Mr. J. Bellak Severn Trent Plc2 49,020 Mr. W. Courtney Southern Water Plc2 43,860 Mr. K. Court South West Water Plc2 51,063 Mr. R. Watts Thames Water Plc2 49,020 Mr. J. Jones Welsh Water Plc2 43,860 Mr. W. Hood Wessex Water Plc2 40,850 Mr. G. Jones Yorkshire Water Plc2 54,825
1 Actual salaries. Some Chairmen are part-time. 2 The 10 Water Authorities were vested as Companies Act companies owned by Government on 1 September, and privatised on 12 December.
Chairmen are also eligible for performance bonus schemes with a maximum limit of 25 per cent. of salary.