§ 23. Mr. Clifford Forsythe
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what Government and European grants were paid to Northern Ireland international airport during the periods January 1990 to December 1990 and January 1991 to October 1991.
§ Mr. Needham
During the period January 1990 to December 1990, Belfast international airport received grants of £4,861.78 and £6.22 million from Government and the European Commission respectively. Between January 1991 and October 1991 £600,000 was paid to the airport by the European Commission. No grant was paid to the airport by Government during this latter period.