§ Mr. Mike O'Brien
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what percentage of fundholding practices have exceeded their allocated budget in each of the last three years in the county of Warwickshire and have had to seek new resources from the health authority. 
§ Mr. Malone
The numbers of fundholders in Warwickshire who have exceeded their allocated budgets over the last three years are shown in the table.
Total number of fundholding practices Number of fundholding practices exceeding their budgets Number of fundholding practices exceeding their budgets by over 5 per cent. 1992–93 9 1 0 1993–94 21 4 2 1994–951 26 213 5 Notes: 1 Provisional information. 2 Eight have an overspend of less than 1 per cent, and the highest overspend is around 7.4 per cent. A number of practices have made savings of over 10 per cent.
West Midlands Regional Health Authority.