§ Mr. Arthur Lewis
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether he will give a breakdown of the estimated £6,000 expenses incurred by him and his officials on the tour which they undertook from 29th July to 3rd September; and who was included in the various overseas visits in addition to himself.
§ Mr. Stonehouse
My right hon. Friend was accompanied throughout by his wife. Two officials were in the party which visited the mid Pacific islands and Australia and three accompanied him to Hong Kong.
The breakdown of the expenses is as follows:
£ Cost of travel … … … 5,484 Subsistence … … … 565