HC Deb 26 January 1987 vol 109 c50W
Dr. Cunningham

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many lawyers were employed in his Department on 1 April and 1 October in 1984, 1985 and 1986; if he will give the establishment figures for the same dates; and how many different individuals have occupied these posts, giving the average length of employment in the period 1 April 1984 to 1 October 1986.

Mr. Ridley

I will answer this question shortly.