§ Mr. David Marshall
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the total amount of Government money spent in the east end of Glasgow during the lifetime of the Glasgow eastern area renewal project and since then to date.
§ Mr. Stewart
Scottish Enterprise suggests that from 1976 until the completion of the GEAR project in 1987, the Scottish Development Agency spent £70.4 million in the area. It estimates that a further £44.8 million was spent during the period 1987 to 1991 on the areas included in the GEAR project.
Expenditure by the Glasgow development agency in the east end of Glasgow has been £11.4 million for the period April 1991 to March 1994.