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Dual Carriageways

Volume 961: debated on Wednesday 31 January 1979

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asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the total mileage of all-purpose dual carriageways in use in Scotland on trunk roads on 30 September 1978.

ROADS AND TRANSPORT
£m. 1978 Survey Prices
1976–771977–781978–791979–80
Motorway and trunk road
New construction
Planned64·563·856·354·6
Actual/Estimated51·859·456·3*54·6*
Percentage Shortfall(-)-20%-7%
Maintenance
Planned12·512·212·212·3
Actual/Estimated12·512·512·2*12·3*
Percentage Excess(+)+2%
Local Authority
Maintenance
Planned68·464·470·571·4
Actual/Estimated70·972·570·5*71·4*
Percentage Excess(+)+4%+13%
* Estimated; actual not yet available
The planned figures for each year are based on the relevant figures in Cmnds. 6393, 6721, 7049 and 7439.

out those computer centres in Scotland for which his Department is responsible for the same period; and what proportion of such expenditure has been spent for computers for police purposes and non police

The information is set out in the table below. None of the expenditure relates to police purposes.