HC Deb 19 November 1987 vol 122 cc617-8W
Mr. Shersby

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what advertising agents have been appointed by his Department, or by the Central Office of Information on behalf of his Department, to handle campaigns involving the communication of information on subjects for which his Department is responsible to Parliament during the year 1985–86; what was the subject of each campaign; arid how much was spent on each campaign.

Mr. Parkinson

Advertising agencies appointed during 1985–86 to handle advertising for my Department by agency, campaign and expenditure are shown in the table. The totals may include some promotional expenditure besides advertising such as seminars, exhibitions and leaflets. The figures provided are in full cost terms including VAT where applicable. Expenditure in 1985–86 was higher than usual because of my Department's promotion of Energy Efficiency Year 1986.

Advertising Agency and Campaign Amount spent with Agency£
Saatchi & Saatchi Compton—Energy Efficiency 4,267,000
Golly Slater & Partners—Cardiff Energy Action 109,900
Charles Barker—Offshore Supplies Office 96,000
Doyle Dane Bernbach—Energy Saver Shows 12,255