§ Mr. William Powell
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) what was the total derelict land grant paid to the Corby district council in 1985–86 and 1986–87, respectively;
(2) what is the total derelict land grant (a) paid and (b) approved, so far to the Corby district council in 1987–88.
§ Mr. John Patten
Derelict land grant paid to Corby district council since 1985–86 is:
£ million 1985–86 2.13 1986–87 4.03 11987–88 Nil 1 To date.
Corby district council has received a capital resource allocation for 1987–88 of £3.4 million to cover expenditure on DLG reclamation schemes already approved. Grant will be paid to reimburse them for 100 per cent. of the actual costs incurred.