HC Deb 30 July 1964 vol 699 cc413-4W
Sir Knox Cunningham

asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will state the cost of air and surface travel in the United Kingdom, respectively, for Service personnel on leave from the Royal Navy, Army and Royal Air Force, respectively, for the latest convenient period of 12 months.

Mr. H. Fraser

The costs, related to the financial year 1963–64, are approximately as follows:

Air Travel Surface Travel
£ £
Royal Navy Nil 1,200,000
Army 4,000 1,180,000
Royal Air Force 10,000 850,000
£ 14,000 3,230,000