HC Deb 23 December 1981 vol 15 cc417-8W
Sir Ronald Bell

asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the total cost of the meteorological services; and if he will divide that cost into general forecasting for the public and special forecasting for aviation, maritime and other specialised services.

Mr. Wiggin

Details of voted expenditure borne on Defence Votes for the Meteorological Office, receipts accruing and the apportionment between defence, the free public service, and other services are given in the Statement on the Defence Estimates, Vol. II, table 7.9—Cmnd. 8212-II.