Rating (Large Estates)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17 November 1965.

Alert me about debates like this

Mr. Buchan:

Will my hon. Friend keep in mind that within land which is normally regarded as exempt because it is not productive there is very valuable and remunerative land which is used for shooting and deer stalking? For example, in Inverness-shire there is an estate of 22,000 acres on which only £330 is paid in rates despite large and lucrative fishing and deer rights?