§ Mr. Hobden
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what was the cost in each of the last three years, of the three Services' recruiting offices in Brighton; and how many recruits enlisted in each of the three Services for the same period.
§ Mr. Reynolds
The cost of the three Services' Careers Information Offices, in 303W Brighton for 1965–66, 1966–67 and 1967–68 was about £42,000, £46,000 and £47,000 respectively. The number of recruits who passed through these offices over the same period was:
Royal Navy and Royal Marines Army Royal Air Force 1965–66 142 640 245 1966–67 123 641 434 1967–68 140 501