§ Mr. Simon Hughes
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will estimate at current prices the total amount of separately identifiable expenditure by Her 707W Majesty's Government over the last 25 years relating to all aspects of the proposed M3 extension; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Kenneth Carlisle
The information requested is not readily available for the period prior to the financial year 1981–82. The total amount of expenditure since that date to end December 1992 on all aspects of the proposed M3 extension between Bar End and Compton at current prices is as follows:
£ million Design and supervision 10.6 Works 6.2 Land 0.3 Total 17.1