§ Mr. Wallace
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the deficit or surplus accrued as at 31 March for each NHS trust in Scotland. 
§ Mr. Galbraith
[holding answer 4 July 1997]: The retained deficit or surplus position as at 31 March for each NHS Trust in Scotland, is set out in the table. These figures are subject to final audit.
Trust Surplus/(deficit) £000s Aberdeen Royal Hospitals NHS Trust 1,861 Angus NHS Trust 1,469 Argyll and Bute NHS Trust 615 Ayrshire and Arran Community Healthcares NHS Trust 2,204 Borders Community Health Services NHS Trust 420 Borders General Hospital NHS Trust 700 Caithness and Sutherland NHS Trust 1,098 Central Scotland Healthcare NHS Trust (439) Dumfries and Galloway Acute and Maternity Hospitals NHS Trust 1,l590 Dumfries and Galloway Community Health NHS Trust 382 Dundee Healthcare NHS Trust 1,587 Dundee Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust 6,793 East and Midlothian NHS Trust 11,526 Edinburgh Healthcare NHS Trust 404 Edinburgh Sick Children's NHS Trust 1,646 Falkirk and District Royal Infirmary NHS Trust 567 Fife Healthcare NHS Trust (1,978) Glasgow Dental Hospital and School NHS Trust 1,837 Glasgow Royal Infirmary University NHS Trust 3,780 Grampian Healthcare NHS Trust 5,987 Greater Glasgow Community and Mental Health Services NHS Trust 252 Hairmyres and Stonehouse Hospitals NHS Trust 698 Highland Communities NHS Trust 851 Inverclyde Royal NHS Trust 2,065 Kirkcaldy Acute Hospitals NHS Trust 1,850 Lanarkshire Healthcare NHS Trust 1,403 Law Hospital NHS Trust 630 Lomond Healthcare NHS Trust 2,146
Trust Surplus/(deficit) £000s Monklands and Bellshill Hospitals NHS Trust 3,326 Moray Health Services NHS Trust 622 North Ayrshire and Arran NHS Trust 5,942 Perth and Kinross Healthcare NHS Trust 2,232 Queen Margaret Hospital NHS Trust 2,025 Raigmore Hospital NHS Trust 2,649 Renfrewshire Healthcare NHS Trust 2,205 Royal Alexandra Hospital NHS Trust 2,206 Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh NHS Trust 3,347 Scottish Ambulance Service NHS Trust 1,135 South Ayrshire Hospitals NHS Trust 1,026 Southern General Hospital NHS Trust 2,323 Stirling Royal Infirmary NHS Trust 1,737 Stobhill NHS Trust 1,991 Victoria Infirmary NHS Trust (6,044) West Glasgow Hospitals University NHS Trust 331 West Lothian NHS Trust 1,378 Western General Hospitals NHS Trust 3,241 Yorkhill NHS Trust 2,755