HC Deb 24 July 1990 vol 177 cc186-7W
Mr. Steinberg

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment how much was spent on repairs and modernisation of the sewerage system in the 1980s.

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory

In England between 1980–81 and 1988–89 the then regional water authorities spent £2,899 million, in November 1989 prices, on sewerage services.