§ Mr. McLeish
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the number and value of Government and EC grants for research and technology offered to companies in Fife and Scotland for each year since 1991; and what was the actual take-up of grants by companies in(a) Fife and (b) Scotland in each of these years.
§ Mr. Stewart
[holding answer 17 June 1994]: The innovation element of the regional enterprise grants scheme is the only company-related research and technology assistance for which my right hon. Friend has responsibility. The information relating to this scheme is as follows: