Below is the text of Mr Major’s written Parliamentary Answer on Public Sector Surplus on 26th January 1989.
Mr. Janman To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his latest forecast for the level of public sector surplus in 1988–89.
Mr. Major I refer my hon. Friend to the reply that my right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer gave earlier today to my hon. Friend the Member for Bridlington (Mr. Townend).