ART: Edouard Vuillard's Le Dejeuner and Femme assise, tasse de cafe had been accepted in lieu of tax, Peter Brooke, Secretary of State for National Heritage, said.
BUDGET DATE: The first of the new 'tax and spend' Budgets would be on 30 November, Kenneth Clarke, the Chancellor, disclosed.
INCOME: Average weekly income in England was pounds 373.20 a week, a quarter higher than the figure for Northern Ireland, according to figures derived from the 1991 Family Expenditure Survey, Anthony Nelson, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, disclosed. The average weekly income for Ulster households was pounds 296.50, compared with pounds 297.40 for Wales adn pounds 316.20 for Scotland. Income per head was pounds 153.30 in England, pounds 140.70 in Scotland, pounds 123.80 in Wales and pounds 107.20 in Northern Ireland.Reuse content