§ 43. Mr. William Hamilton
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the total cost to public funds of the current visit to the United States of America of Her Royal Highness Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon; and if he will give a detailed breakdown.
§ Mr. Callaghan
Not all the detailed accounts have yet been received, but the total cost to public funds is expected to be about £30,000.
The cost to public funds is made up as follows:
£ Advance planning visit 1,000 Travel and accommodation 18,000 Contribution to expenses of the Royal Household 4,500 Official Receptions 4,000 Telegraphic communications, printing etc. 2,500 £30,000