HC Deb 16 November 1971 vol 826 c98W
Mr. Sillars

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what is his Department's allocated expenditure on advertising in the current year; and of that sum how much is devoted to promoting the regions.

Mr. Anthony Grant

The allocation on the Vote of the Central Office of Information for expenditure on advertising for departmental publicity campaigns in the United Kingdom for the current financial year is £405,100. The breakdown is as follows:

Assisted Areas 182,900
Export Promotion (U.K.) 104,650
Queen's Award to Industry 2,700
Business Statistics Office
(Census of Distribution) 64,800
(Quarterly Production Statistics) 15,650
Civil Aviation (Recruitment) 27,100
Miscellaneous 7,300