§ Sir F. SYKES
asked the Under-Secretary of State for Air the number and total emoluments of higher division staff employed at the Air Ministry in the secretarial, finance, accounting, and contract departments, respectively?
§ Mr. LEACH
The accounting and contract departments of the Air Ministry are organised on an executive basis. As regards the secretariat and finance divisions, the number of higher division staff is 20 and 15 respectively, with total emoluments of £18,678 and £15,336 respectively, but in addition there are seven officials whose services are divided amongst both secretariat and finance divisions and whose emoluments amount to £11,674.