§ 22. Sir Michael Neubert
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many national health service building projects have been completed in England since 1979; and how many are under way.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
More than 600 capital schemes, each costing more than £1 million, have been completed in the national health service since 1979. A further 400 such schemes are in various stages of planning, design and construction, of which 105 are currently under construction.