§ Mr. Hordern
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will publish the number employed by the Gaming Board and their total remuneration, in each of the last three years.
§ Dr. Summerskill
The number of persons employed by the Gaming Board for Great Britain on 31st March 1974, 1975 603W and 1976 was 68, 70 and 78, respectively. The salaries and the employers' national insurance contributions paid in respect of these persons totalled, in 1973–74, 1974–75 and 1975–76, £186,502, £258,180 and £368,144, respectively.