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Volume 127: debated on Friday 12 February 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list in the Official Report those services on which Lancashire county council spends above the national average; by how much; and if he will make a statement.

[holding answer 5 February 1988]: The comparative information has been presented in terms of net current expenditure per head of population in 1986–87 is as listed.


Lancashire County Council

Average for all Shire County Councils

Spending by Lancashire County Council in excess of the average for all Shire Counties

Personal Social Services514110
Courts and probation761
Town and Country Planning422
Local Transport34295