§ Mr. Dobson
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what was the total expenditure by his Department on press and public relations in 1979–80 and in each following year; and what is his estimate for 1990–91 and budget for 1991–92.
§ Mr. David Hunt
Figures for expenditure by the Department's information division, including staff and press cutting service but excluding media advertising and promotional material, cannot readily be disaggregated for the years 1979–80 to 1987–88.
Figures for the succeeding years are:
£ 1988–89 469,000 1989–90 487,000 1990–91 481,000
Estimated budget for 1991–92 is £529,880.