asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what was the aggregate amount outstanding, at the latest available date, in respect of the principal of money borrowed by the British Railways Board and the board's commencing capital debt.
The amounts at 12th March 1975 were as follows:
|British Railways Board|
|Commencing capital debt||133·0|
|Loans from Secretary of State||118·3|
|Bank loans and overdraft||4·9|
|Subsidiaries of the British Railways Board|