§ Ms. Abbott
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is the estimated saving to the Exchequer from the abolition of free dental check-ups in financial year 1989–90; and what is the estimate for 1990–91.179W
§ Mrs. Virginia Bottomley
The estimated income from dental examination charges in England in 1989–90 was £50 million. We anticipate revenue of some £55 million in 1990–91.