§ Mr. Dobson
To ask the Secretary of State for Health 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.
§ Mrs. Virginia Bottomley
Functions which are commonly associated with press and public relations are carried out by the Department's information division, the manpower and running costs of which are:
£'000s 1989–90 Expenditure 890 1990–91 Estimated expenditure 1,279 1991–92 Budget 1,527
Information for the years 1979–80 to 1987–88 is not available in the form requested.