§ Mr. Craigen
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what has been the cost of maintaining the remaindered Forth and Clyde canal in each of the past five years; and what have been the receipts during the corresponding period.234W
capita for each shire county of each of the following services: education, social services, county surveyors' departments and any other service consuming 10 per cent. or more of county council funds showing also total county council costs per capita in each case according to the numbers of population in the county at the time and the overall average in each case.
§ Mr. John Patten
Responsibility for the maintenance of the Forth and Clyde canal is a matter of day-to-day management by the British Waterways Board. The figures are as follows:235W
£000 Total Direct Expenditure Income 1981 200 100 1982 283 140 1983 365 119 1984–85 (15 months) 481 163 1985–86 400 75