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Rates

Volume 932: debated on Tuesday 24 May 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish in the Official Report a list of the average unrebated cash rates payable by domestic ratepayers in each rating authority in Great Britain in 1977–78.

The average domestic rate payments for 1977–78 in rating authorities in England and Wales are shown in the following table. These figures take no account of rate rebates.

LOCAL AUTHORITY AND AVERAGE DOMESTIC RATE PAYMENT 1977–78
£
Isle of Scilly75·31
Greater Manchester
Bolton77·31
Bury116·71
Manchester148·26
Oldham93·36
Rochdale88Y·44
Salford101·42
Stockport150·15
Tameside90·42
Trafford123·64
Wigan94·68
Mersey side
Knowsley133·90
Liverpool100·41
St. Helens125·98
Sefton118·01
Wirral140·40
South Yorkshire
Barnsley78·27
Doncaster102·29
Rotherham91·88
Sheffield92·70

Tyne and Wear

Gateshead90·94
Newcastle-upon-Tyne118·27
North Tyneside108·70
South Tyneside89·60
Sunderland99·20

West Midlands

Birmingham116·33
Coventry124·82
Dudley119·10
Sandwell111·74
Solihull151·15
Walsall120·58
Wolverhampton114·53

West Yorkshire

Bradford78·90
Calderdale61·33
Kirklees56·94
Leeds63·92
Wakefield82·26
City of London257·40
Camden259·44
Greenwich121·09
Hackney114·39
Hammersmith143·03
Islington163·42
Royal Kensington and Chelsea243·26
Lambeth139·21
Lewisham124·89
Southwark130·40
Tower Hamlets151·92
Wandsworth137·75
Westminster278·84
Barking137·16
Barnet193·05
Bexley156·42
Brent160·59
Bromley168·99
Croydon151·59
Ealing162·17
Enfield134·00
Haringey177·16
Harrow178·56
Havering168·06
Hillingdon155·18
Hounslow151·55
Royal Kingston-on-Thames166·97
Merton162·44
Newham133·98
Redbridge150·97
Richmond-upon-Thames166·46
Sutton146·55
Waltham Forest151·03

Avon

Bath110·41
Bristol113·46
Kingswood93·73
Northavon95·82
Wansdyke105·05
Woodspring116·56

Bedfordshire

North Bedfordshire156·16
Luton182·13
Mid Bedfordshire149·55
South Bedfordshire183·15

Berkshire

Bracknell146·79
Newbury125·46

Reading136·10
Slough147·91
Windsor and Maidenhead153·84
Wokingham145·68

Buckinghamshire

Aylesbury Vale128·79
Beaconsfield197·58
Chiltern190·98
Milton Keynes122·41
Wycombe164·89

Cambridgeshire

Cambridge145·20
East Cambridgeshire90·83
Fenland86·31
Huntingdon107·49
Peterborough117·04
South Cambridgeshire129·60

Cheshire

Chester135·63
Congleton124·83
Crewe and Nantwich115·51
Ellesmere Port134·59
Halton112·99
Macclesfield153·53
Vale Royal121·95
Warrington114·11

Cleveland

Hartlepool89·84
Langbaurgh109·79
Middlesbrough118·58
Stockton on Tees110·45

Cornwall

Caradon74·64
Carrick78·57
Kerrier66·13
North Cornwall73·11
Penwith75·38
Restormel76·49

Cumbria

Allerdale72·22
Barrow in Furness70·31
Carlisle73·87
Copeland71·50
Eden62·36
South Lakeland86·17

Derbyshire

Amber Valley86·20
Bolsover73·31
Chesterfield95·94
Derby101·04
Erewash90·75
High Peak84·32
North-East Derbyshire97·01
South Derbyshire90·68
West Derbyshire95·27

Devon

East Devon97·25
Exeter102·91
North Devon78·49
Plymouth100·36
South Hams89·58
Teignbridge94·84
Tiverton73·18
Torbay112·05
Torridge62·36
West Devon76·14

Dorset

Bournemouth144·10
Christchurch135·36
North Dorset96·99
Poole142·07
Purbeck112·29
West Dorset93·69
Weymouth and Portland112·60
Wimborne134·29

Durham

Chester-le-Street87·10
Darlington86·62
Derwentside70·06
Durham87·26
Easington61·72
Sedgefield81·37
Teesdale55·96
Wear Valley69·39

East Sussex

Brighton153·34
Eastbourne175·40
Hastings117·11
Hove147·14
Lewes143·29
Rother135·41
Wealden116·56

Essex

Basildon155·67
Braintree109·89
Brentwood158·59
Castle Point137·87
Chelmsford133·55
Colchester107·70
Epping Forest165·81
Harlow154·92
Maldon116·28
Rochford137·52
Southend-on-Sea148·58
Tendring101·40
Thurrock130·10
Uttlesford135·52

Gloucestershire

Cheltenham118·80
Cotswold118·26
Forest of Dean79·35
Gloucester93·48
Stroud100·72
Tewkesbury117·38

Hampshire

Basingstoke139·31
East Hampshire137·40
Eastleigh128·36
Fareham135·90
Gosport115·82
Hart144·38
Havant127·87
New Forest118·33
Portsmouth130·50
Rushmoor159·10
Southampton127·63
Test Valley131·76
Winchester134·91

Hereford and Worcester

Bromsgrove151·19
Hereford109·67
Leominster88·77
Malvern Hills131·06
Redditch131·66

South Herefordshire100·99
Worcester135·47
Wychavon154·80
Wyre Forest131·01

Hertfordshire

Broxbourne157·50
Dacorum175·08
East Hertfordshire148·98
Hertsmere208·93
North Hertfordshire160·71
St. Albans177·44
Stevenage184·73
Three Rivers209·49
Watford175·00
Welwyn Hatfield179·21

Humberside

Beverley97·99
Boothferry64·93
Cleethorpes84·94
Glanford83·34
Grimsby83·66
Holderness79·77
Kingston upon Hull67·80
North Wolds75·02
Scunthorpe99·54

Isle of Wight

Medina96·26
South Wight104·79

Kent

Ashford101·99
Canterbury109·06
Dartford112·53
Dover97·20
Gillingham91·54
Gravesham111·24
Maidstone108·63
Medway104·36
Sevenoaks124·58
Shepway121·18
Swale78·82
Thanet115·99
Tonbridge and Mailing106·43
Tunbridge Wells108·9

Lancashire

Blackburn84·34
Blackpool94·23
Burnley59·42
Chorley75·74
Fylde105·26
Hyndburn64·93
Lancaster89·79
Pendle57·50
Preston92·74
Ribble Valley81·51
Rossendale70·04
South Ribble85·45
West Lancashire111·07
Wyre89·74

Leicestershire

Blaby91·84
Charnwood95·46
Harborough93·58
Hinckley and Bosworth88·13
Leicester82·49
Melton89·18
North West Leicestershire79·98
Oadby and Wigston99·36
Rutland97·24

Lincolnshire

Boston89·44
East Lindsey74·14
Lincoln93·52
North Kesteven87·66
South Holland86·37
South Kesteven90·34
West Lindsey79·84

Norfolk

Breckland89·29
Broadland98·21
Great Yarmouth95·24
North Norfolk88·06
Norwich110·68
South Norfolk93·85
West Norfolk81·39

Northamptonshire

Corby112·15
Daventry111·73
East Northampton86·75
Kettering98·74
Northampton18·57
South Northampton105·71
Wellingborough94·61

Northumberland

Alnwick77·98
Berwick-upon-Tweed68·09
Blyth Valley93·37
Castle Morpeth107·19
Tynedale84·95
Wansbeck84·96

North Yorkshire

Craven70·33
Hambleton89·96
Harrogate93·84
Richmondshire98·01
Ryedale76·14
Scarborough87·67
Selby81·97
York70·14

Nottinghamshire

Ashfield74·03
Bassetlaw77·34
Broxtowe91·87
Gedling91·49
Mansfield89·15
Newark81·76
Nottingham90·26
Rushcliffe103·83

Oxfordshire

Cherwell127·02
Oxford150·34
South Oxfordshire144·50
Vale of White Horse140·96
West Oxfordshire119·20

Salop

Bridgnorth96·20
North Shropshire87·84
Oswestry78·13
Shrewsbury and Atcham100·28
South Shropshire72·11
The Wrekin105·03

Somerset

Mendip92·00
Sedgemoor100·89

Taunton Deane96·19
West Somerset89·96
Yeovil93·21

Staffordshire

Cannock Chase110·20
East Staffordshire102·47
Lichfield135·67
Newcastle under Lyme106·95
South Staffordshire131·51
Stafford118·76
Staffordshire Moorlands100·82
Stoke-on-Trent97·15
Tamworth134·61

Suffolk

Babergh102·97
Forest Heath94·02
Ipswich110·17
Mid Suffolk98·13
St. Edmundsbury101·49
Suffolk Coastal110·67
Waveney97·43

Surrey

Elmbridge223·04
Epsom and Ewell209·12
Guildford183·87
Mole Valley172·03
Reigate and Banstead189·30
Runnymede154·98
Spelthorne163·13
Surrey Heath188·37
Tandridge153·98
Waverley187·16
Woking190·99

Warwickshire

North Warwickshire106·30
Nuneaton119·76
Rugby126·06
Stratford-on-Avon139·93
Warwick141·49

West Sussex

Adur111·90
Arun120·93
Chichester115·15
Crawley117·47
Horsham113·08
Mid Sussex126·76
Worthing128·36

Wiltshire

Kennet102·97
North Wiltshire86·80
Salisbury112·14
Thamesdown103·55
West Wiltshire86·49

Clywd

Alyn and Deeside80·60
Colwyn76·57
Delyn83·31
Glyndwr62·43
Rhuddlan92·80
Wrexham Maelor69·29

Dyfed

Carmarthen47·50
Ceredigion48·49
Dinefwr35·41
Llanelli51·11
Preseli44·29
South Pembrokeshire53·46

Gwent

Blaenau Gwent62·19
Islwyn63·40
Monmouth80·52
Newport91·58
Torfaen76·24

Gwynedd

Aberconwy71·85
Arfon47·11
Dwyfor47·10
Meirionnydd49·17
Ynys-Mon55·72

South Glamorgan

Cynon Valley50·33
Merthyr Tydfil57·29
Ogwr64·34
Rhondda39·06
Rhymney Valley65·78
Taff-Ely66·15

Powy's

Brecknock40·16
Montgomery32·98
Radnor37·51

outh Glamorgan

Cardiff90·15
Vale of Glamorgan86·55

West Glamorgan

Afan79·59
Lliw Valley57·81
Neath61·85
Swansea85·24