Local government minister David Curry told parliament yesterday:
'On the basis of the revised information provided by the five authorities, I have decided the maximum amounts to allocate towards such costs in 1996/97.'
The amounts are as follows: (maximum amounts: £k rounded)
East Riding of Yorkshire 7,000 8,200
Hull 3,000 6,000
Bristol 3,500 6,500
Bath & North East Somerset 4,000 5,810
York 3,500 6,050
Mr Curry will make a further announcement about allocations to authorities for which reorganisation orders have not yet been made.