§ Mr. Dobson
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if, pursuant to his reply to the hon. Member for Liverpool, West Derby (Mr. Wareing) on 1 November, Official Report, c. 336, he will estimate the cost of employing the team of approximately 40 staff (a) in 1983–84 and (b) in the full financial year 1984–85.
§ Mr. Waldegrave
The cost, including accommodation, of employing these staff for the whole of 1983–84 would be approximately £1.4 million. The provisional estimate for 1984–85 is £1.5 million.