HC Deb 27 June 1969 vol 785 c329W
Mrs. Ewing

asked the Minister of Technology of the staff employed in the Press section of his Department on 1st June, 1966, 1967, 1968 and 1969, respectively, how many were employed in Scotland.

Mr. Benn

The staff of the Press section serve the whole U.K. and visit

Singapore Bermuda Bahamas Hong Kong Other Ex-Colonies
£ £ £ £ £
Annual Pensions 330,000 16,500 16,500 760,000 8,700,000*
Compensation Nil Nil Nil Nil 2,400,000*
* These amounts do not include pensions and compensation defaulted upon by the Tanzanian and Southern Yemen Governments, which are covered by loan advances by the British Government