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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 Scotland 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.

ROADS AND TRANSPORT—ANALYSIS OF EXPENDITURE IN SCOTLAND WITHIN THE SECRETARY OF STATE'S RESPONSIBILITY*

£ 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 inprovement54575467605855
Maintenance11121414141312
Total64696881757167706060
Local transport
Capital:
Roads—new construction and improvement95766454525982807070
Car parks43222
Public transport investment101825243829
Current:
Roads—maintenance84827885897883140140140
Car parks
Road safety etc.1114111
Local authority administration13121310151313
Passenger transport subsidies:
British Rail512911121430
Bus and ferry81610111317
Concessionary fares11181616191916
Total230238219216242232226220210210
Central government support to transport industries
Scottish Transport Group1645434
Other1112
Total2655456101010
Ports and shipping
Ports6563131
Civil aviation
Other civil aviation services1
Other transport services
Roads and transport administration2222222
Total304320299307325313303300280280

* All the figures have been rounded (1974–75 to 1980–81 to the nearest £1 million; remaining years to the nearest £10 million) and do not necessarily sum to the totals.