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Community Land

Volume 933: debated on Monday 13 June 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what has been the amount of land purchased in Scotland under the provisions of the Community Land Act, the purposes for which this land is to be used and the cost involved, region by region and nationally.

Community Land Scheme: Position at 31st March 1977
IndustryCommerceTotal
Region£acres£acres£acres
Central16,5005·9016,5005·90
Dumfries and Galloway27,00015·5027,00015·50
Fife20,40018·4820,40018·48
Grampian43,50010·5122,7500·1466,25010·65
Lothian137,88215·01137,88215·01
Strathclyde159,0001·00159,0001·00
Total245,28265·40181,7501·14427,03266·54

Notes:

(1) Provisional figures subject to revision when Community Land accounts for 1976–77 are submitted.

(2) Figures exclude staff and administration costs and interest charges.