HC Deb 19 January 1989 vol 145 cc294-5W
Mr. Tony Lloyd

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what moneys have been received from the European Community specifically for transport infrastructure investment since 1980; and what projects such moneys have been used to finance.

Mr. Portillo

[holding answer 17 January 1989]: About £930 million is expected to have been received by the Department from the European Community between 1980–81 and 1988–89 to finance transport infrastructure investment, as follows:

Recent major projects included in totals £ million
National roads
Newcastle Western bypass, A38 Manadon-Tamar Bridge, A30 Marsh Mills-Manadon 430

Recent major projects included in totals £ million
East coast main line electrification, Windsor rail link in Manchester 220
Local roads
Manchester/Salford inner relief route, Bradford City ring road, A456 Bewdley bypass, A30 Penzance primary distributor road 180
Ports 50
Bus stations, airports etc. 50

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