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Coal Industry

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:35 pm on 26th June 1989.

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Photo of Mr Trevor Skeet Mr Trevor Skeet , Bedfordshire North 7:35 pm, 26th June 1989

My right hon. Friend's figures are impressive—;he mentioned a £20 billion write-off since nationalisation. How much additional assistance has been granted to the industry in the form of social credits?