HC Deb 26 April 1982 vol 22 c197W
27. Sir Anthony Royle

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many United Kingdom staff are retained in the United Kingdom mission in Vientiane; and of what diplomatic grades.

Mr. Hurd

The British embassy, Vientiane, includes two United Kingdom-based Diplomatic Service officers: an ambassador (DS5) and a vice consul/administration officer (DS9).