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Community Health Councils

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

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To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will give a list of the community health councils in England together with their expenditure of public funds in the latest available year.

Following is the information requested derived from the 1986–87 annual accounts of the relevant health authorities.

Community health councils Total expenditure 1986–87
£
Northern region
Hartlepool27,139
North Tees33,682

£

South Tees34,299
East Cumbria38,068
South Cumbria59,044
West Cumbria36,831
Darlington32,488
Durham31,981
North West Durham34,921
South West Durham30,417
Northumberland40,008
Gateshead24,399
Newcastle upon Tyne33,438
North Tyneside30,974
South Tyneside32,409
Sunderland31,844
Districts total551,942

Trent region

North Derbyshire37,280
Southern Derbyshire61,320
Leicestershire47,589
North Lincolnshire35,304
South Lincolnshire44,866
Bassetlaw30,109
Central Nottinghamshire34,268
Nottingham46,320
Barnsley32,947
Doncaster34,596
Rotherham29,717
Sheffield53,522
Districts total487,838

Yorkshire region

Hull38,184
East Yorkshire41,402
Grimsby28,499
Scunthorpe31,906
Northallerton31,827
York29,852
Scarborough32,963
Harrogate36,248
Bradford31,633
Airedale31,141
Calderdale31,569
Huddersfield29,971
Dewsbury31,901
Leeds Western38,325
Leeds Eastern35,005
Wakefield27,603
Pontefract30,649
Districts total558,678

East Anglian region

Cambridge34,446
Peterborough43,568
West Suffolk29,705
East Suffolk31,872
Norwich41,481
Great Yarmouth and Waveney35,451
West Norfolk and Wisbech43,055
Huntingdon37,424
Districts total297,002

North-West Thames region

North Bedfordshire37,924
South Bedfordshire47,919
North Hertfordshire33,311
East Hertfordshire55,551
North-West Hertfordshire42,937
South-West Hertfordshire48,711
Barnet43,959
Harrow38,901
Hillingdon57,656
Hounslow and Spelthorne49,568

£

Ealing55,821
Brent42,130
Paddington and North Kensington47,522
Riverside47,663
Districts total649,573

South-East Thames Region

Brighton30,973
Eastbourne35,906
Hastings29,077
South-East Kent30,061
Canterbury and Thanet32,706
Dartford and Gravesham33,095
Maidstone27,773
Medway30,825
Tunbridge Wells23,110
Bexley32,651
Greenwich30,480
Bromley30,145
West Lambeth47,033
Camberwell33,160
Lewisham and North Southwark52,925
Districts total499,920

South-West Thames region

North-West Surrey28,103
West Surrey and North East Hampshire36,919
South-West Surrey29,188
Mid Surrey34,018
East Surrey33,533
Chichester30,088
Mid Downs35,749
Worthing31,365
Croydon56,434
Kingston and Esher39,666
Richmond, Twickenham & Roehampton53,741
Wandsworth63,655
Merton and Sutton38,496
Districts total510,955

North-Easl Thames region

Basildon and Thurrock37,504
Mid Essex36,153
North-East Essex32,899
West Essex33,762
Southend45,433
Barking/Havering/Brentwood45,658
Hampstead38,715
Bloomsbury46,082
Islington40,441
City and Hackney42,075
Newham31,984
Tower Hamlets33,372
Enfield34,098
Haringey43,313
Redbridge35,367
Waltham Forest39,379
Districts total616,235

Wessex region

East Dorset35,334
West Dorset28,090
Portsmouth & S E Hants34,993
Southampton & S W Hants32,906
Winchester27,798
Basingstoke & N Hants27,524
Salisbury28,693
Swindon31,498
Bath30,689
Isle of Wight31,013
Districts total308,538

£

Oxford region

East Berkshire40,505
West Berkshire42,252
Aylesbury Vale29,235
Wycombe39,600
Milton Keynes34,893
Kettering37,311
Northampton34,461
Oxfordshire56,138
Districts total314,395

South Western region

Bristol & Weston61,351
Frenchay40,723
Southmead38,243
Cornwall/Isles of Scilly57,514
Exeter37,901
North Devon32,359
Plymouth39,301
Torbay43,074
Cheltenham37,132
Gloucester50,617
Somerset44,541
Districts total482,756

West Midlands region

Bromsgrove and Redditch30,056
Herefordshire39,971
Kidderminster32,368
Worcester31,208
Shropshire54,823
Mid Staffordshire32,832
North Staffordshire34,934
South-East Staffordshire32,877
Rugby31,108
North Warwickshire32,557
South Warwickshire33,726
Central Birmingham39,452
East Birmingham33,820
North Birmingham27,943
South Birmingham36,694
West Birmingham36,464
Coventry37,808
Dudley33,675
Sandwell34,905
Solihull36,724
Walsall33,309
Wolverhampton35,546
Districts total772,800

Mersey region

Chester35,536
Crewe34,871
Halton41,715
Macclesfield36,413
Warrington35,096
Liverpool80,248
St. Helens and Knowsley34,589
Southport and Formby35,828
South Sefton29,657
Wirral36,399
Districts total400,352

North Western region

Lancaster39,275
Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde35,037
Preston43,613
Blackburn, Hyndburn and Ribble Valley38,559
Burnley, Pendle and Rossendale38,446
West Lancashire28,476
Chorley and South Ribble42,127
Bolton52,086

£

Bury29,192
North Manchester43,242
Central Manchester42,297
South Manchester43,194
Oldham32,419
Rochdale30,802
Salford33,137
Stockport42,080
Tameside and Glossop30,406
Trafford26,472
Wigan32,000
Districts total702,860

Note:

In addition to the figures for district health authorities the 1986–87 annual accounts of the Northern Regional Health Authority show similar expenditure totalling £10,710.