§ Mr. Thurnham
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what is the projected capital spending in the national health service in the next three years; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Waldegrave
[pursuant to his reply, 5 November 1991, c. 313–14]: The amounts in column 1 of the table will be allocated to the English regional health authorities for capital spending in 1992–93. Their residents will also benefit from the capital investment which first wave national health service trusts are authorised to undertake—column 2. The regional provision for capital spending taking the main allocations for regional health authorities and national health service trusts together is shown in column 3.