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Housing: Newcastle upon Tyne

Volume 461: debated on Monday 18 June 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government whether Ministers agreed the target of 25 per cent. of new affordable homes for the Strategic Commission areas in West Newcastle set by the Newcastle Gateshead Pathfinder. (141652)

No. Decisions on detailed affordability targets for specific areas within a pathfinder are taken locally, and are agreed by the relevant local authority, in this case Newcastle city council.