§ Mrs. Bridget Prentice
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if he will list by year for the last four years how much has been paid in housing benefit in London; and to how many households in Lewisham this benefit was paid.
§ Mr. Hague
The information is in the table.
Co-operation held a conference on this issue as part of its 30th anniversary celebrations. The report of the conference is not due to be available until May 1994. Information on all relevant issues has already been provided to the United Nations in preparation for the world summit on social development.