§ Sir W. de FRECE
asked the Minister of Transport the sum of money which will be this year awarded to the maintenance of unclassified rural roads?
§ Colonel ASHLEY
£1,400,000, the same amount as last year, has been made available for grants from the Road Fund during the current financial year towards the maintenance of unclassified rural roads. Assistance will be at the rate of 20 per cent. of the approved expenditure to be incurred on the selected roads.