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Ancient Monuments

Volume 958: debated on Wednesday 15 November 1978

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asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what annual savings he anticipates making from the decision to remove custodial care from a number of ancient monuments and buildings in England and Wales.

A review of the staffing of ancient monuments has shown that savings of about £300,000 a year could be made by closing some in the winter and increasing the number at which admission is free.