§ 39. Mr. THURTLE
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs the annual cost to the Exchequer of the maintenance of a diplomatic representative at the Vatican?
Mr. A. HENDERSON
The cost of the maintenance of a diplomatic representative at the Vatican, including the necessary accommodation and staff, is £5,880 per annum.
§ Colonel WEDGWOOD
Is it impossible for our representative at the Vatican to prevent interference with the Government of Malta?
It is no use hon. Members calling "Answer." These are very important questions, and they ought to be on the Order Paper.