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Regional Development

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry – in the House of Commons at 1:43 pm on 19th February 1997.

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Photo of Mr David Knox Mr David Knox , Staffordshire Moorlands 1:43 pm, 19th February 1997

Does my right hon. Friend agree that those are considerable sums? Does he further agree that they play an important part in strengthening the British economy? Are the British people fully aware of the size of those grants and, if not, what steps is he taking to publicise them?