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Roads And Transport Policy

Volume 981: debated on Friday 28 March 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish in the Official Report, in the same format as in the latest expenditure White Paper, a table showing those items of the roads and transport budget for which he has responsibility.

TABLE 2.6
ROADS AND TRANSPORT (WALES)
£ million at 1979 survey prices

1974–75

1975–76

1976–77

1977–78

1978–79

1979–80

1980–81

1981–82

1982–83

1983–84

Motorways and trunk roads
New construction and improvement31667451515860707070
Maintenance81010912109
Total39768460636869707070
Local transport
Capital:
Roads—new construction and improvement39353127303731808080
Car parks411111
Public transport investment111
Current:
Roads—maintenance47424042443838
Car parks
Road safety etc.1111111
Local authority administration13121212121211
Passenger transport subsidies:
British Rail
Bus, underground and terry services2586676
Concessionary fares3444454
Total10910097949910291808080
Note: The figures for 1981–82 onwards are rounded to the nearest £10 million.

The figures for the years after 1980–81 are grouped and rounded in accordance with paragraph 6 of part 1 of the White Paper—[Cmnd. 7841]. Because of roundings, no meaningful breakdown can be given for local transport capital and current expenditure.