§ Mr. Freeson
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs if he will state the number and nature of United Kingdom legation and consular staff stationed in the People's Republic of China.
§ Mr. George Thomson
The staff of Her Majesty's Chargé d'Affaires in the People's Republic of China numbers 30. This includes two Counsellors, three First Secretaries and 25 junior and supporting staff.