HC Deb 18 December 1989 vol 164 c67W
Mr. Fisher

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment whether he will publish a table showing the sums of money paid out in section 4 grants to the tourist industry in each of the last five years.

Mr. Nicholls

The total section 4 assistance paid out by the English Tourist Board to tourism projects in England was:

Financial year £ million
1984–85 8.44
1985–86 7.81
1986–87 9.50
1987–88 11.86
1988–89 13.19