§ Mr. McMaster
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what salary, allowance or honorarium will be paid to(a) the chairman and (b) the members of the trust board of the Royal Alexandra hospital in Paisley; what budget these will be drawn from; which services are covered by that budget; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Stewart
[holding answer 14 January 1993]: The chairman of the trust board of the Royal Alexandra hospital will receive remuneration of £17,145 per annum and non-executive directors will receive £5,000. In addition the chairman and members are entitled to claim travelling and subsistence allowances at rates set for members of public bodies. These costs will be met from the trust's contract income.