§ Sir Irvine Patnick
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will list for each local authority in Wales the total expenditure in 1996–97 approved as eligible for civil defence grant aid. 
§ Mr. Sackville
The information available is as follows:
Authority Grant approval £ Flintshire 70,000 Wrexham 70,000 Denbighshire 70,000 Powys 179,655 Newport 224,000 Blaneau Gwent 1— Caerphilly 1— Monmouth 1— Torfaen 1— Isle of Anglesey 100,000 Conwy 62,000 County of Gwynedd 62,000 1 Newport acting as host authority.
I will write to the hon. Member about the other 10 authorities when the figures become available at the end of June.