§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what is his estimate of the amount of transport supplementary grant he will pay to Clwyd county council for the construction of the new River Dee crossing; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Gwilym Jones
Clwyd county council estimates that the scheme will cost £61 million. Transport grant is being provided to meet 50 per cent. of eligible expenditure, with the balance made available to Clwyd county council in the form of supplementary credit approvals.