§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he will publish a table showing the amount spent in each of the last five years by his Department on(a) advertising in the press, (b) advertising on television and radio, (c) other advertising and promotion and (d) promotion videos and sound cassettes.
§ Mr. Lennox-Boyd
Expenditure by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office on advertising and other pro-motional material for the years 1985–86 to 1989–90 is as follows:340W
FCO Diplomatic Wing £ FCO ODA Wing £ 1985–86 161,000 271,000 1986–87 336,000 228,000 1987–88 195,000 351,000 1988–89 289,000 330,000 1989–90 329,000 530,000
A disaggregation of these figures to identify the medium used is not available.