HC Deb 08 June 1990 vol 173 cc734-5W
Mr. Galbraith

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland how many press releases have been issued by himself, his Minister of State and each of his Parliamentary Under-Secretaries, from May 1989 to the present date.

Mr. Rifkind

The total number of news releases issued by the Scottish Information Office in the period 1 May 1989 to 31 May 1990 covering the activities of myself and my ministerial colleagues was 1,286. The number issued on behalf of each Minister was as follows:

Secretary of State for Scotland 307
Minister of State (Commons) 336
Minister of State (Lords) 118
Minister for Home Affairs and the Environment 284
Minister for Health and Sport 241

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