Vacant Land Registers

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Environment – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 23 February 1983.

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Photo of Mr Peter Hordern Mr Peter Hordern , Horsham and Crawley 12:00, 23 February 1983

As the Government already have the power to direct local authorities and the nationalised industries to dispose of this land, why is that power not being used and why is the land not being sold so that the construction industry can be put to work?