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Amendment of the Law

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:36 pm on 23rd March 2011.

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Photo of Kevan Jones Kevan Jones Shadow Minister (Defence) 3:36 pm, 23rd March 2011

I suggest that the hon. Gentleman read the Red Book. If he looks at the figures for the local enterprise zones, he will see that they add up to about £900,000 for each one. That needs to be compared with the funding for the regional development agencies in the last year of the Labour Government, which was more than £2 billion.