§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will list the amount of receipts realised by each county council in Wales from the sales of buildings and land and the amount of receipts currently retained; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. David Hunt
The information available, which includes receipts from the sale of land, buildings, vehicles and other equipment, is given in the table:
£000 Receipts from the sale of fixed assets1 Unredeemed set aside receipts2 Clwyd 17,955 6,586 Dyfed 4,851 296 Gwent 15,948 1,296 Gwynedd 1,975 2 Mid Glamorgan 5,759 545 Powys 2,571 200 South Glamorgan 37,895 1,255 West Glamorgan 5,021 0 Total counties3 91,975 10,180 1 Capital receipts in the period 1986–87 to 1990–91 inclusive. Information relating to earlier years is not readily available. 2 Reserved part of capital receipts, set aside but not yet redeemed, at 31 March 1991. 3 Excluding joint police authorities.