The total sum is £3,675,344, comprising the following items:
|Grants in aid||1,122,165|
|Colonial Development and Welfare schemes||2,382,896|
|Hurricane, 1931. Remission of outstanding loan||106,388|
|Loss on currency revaluation, 1950||63,895|
In view of this enormous generosity on the part of the British taxpayer to 75,000 people, seeing that we have about 90 million in our Dependencies, may I ask if the right hon. Gentleman has any hope that these people will give up the will o' the wisp of Communism and co-operate with the Government in improving their prospects?