§ 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 7,300 405,100