§ Mr. Spellar
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what are the latest figures for the change in price levels of building materials.
§ Mr. Baldry
Information on construction material price indices is published in the Department's "Monthly Statistics of Building Materials And Components", a copy of which is placed in the Library of the House. The "all work" index in table 1 indicates a rise of some 4½ per cent. between May 1993 and May 1994.