To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will provide a table of expenditure on regional financial assistance to the Darlington area in each year since the last revision of the assisted areas map in 1984 (a) at current prices and (b) at 1984 prices.
Regional financial assistance in the Darlington area comprises expenditure under the regional selective assistance scheme and capital expenditure by English Estates on land and buildings. The amount spent since 1984–85 at current prices and at 1984–85 prices is set out in the table.
|Regional financial assistance Darlington area|
|Regional selective assistance||English estates capital expenditure|
|Current prices||1984–85 prices||Current prices||1984–85 prices|