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Regional Aid

Volume 930: debated on Friday 29 April 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Industry what formula he uses in determining the amount of grant to be paid to the North-East Development Council, the North-West Industrial Development Association and the Yorkshire and Humberside Development Association.

The grants are determined by the size of the working population, the percentage of unemployment in the area, and the assisted area designation covered by each of the associations.