HC Deb 07 March 2000 vol 345 c593W
28. Mr. Geraint Davies

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions if he will make a statement on the Government's actions to promote urban renewal. [112200]

Ms Armstrong

The Government are committed to a comprehensive programme of urban renewal. We are currently preparing the first White Paper on urban policy for 20 years, which we aim to publish later this year. This will set out a comprehensive set of policies to achieve an urban renaissance.