Mr. Alan Williams
To ask the Prime Minister how many staff were employed in his Prime Ministerial offices, and in what categories of work, in 1989–90 and at the latest available date.
§ The Prime Minister
[holding answer 1 November 1993]The information is as follows:
1989 1993 Private Secretaries, Appointments and Honours 19 21 Policy Unit 10 13 Press Office 8 10 Filing, Records, Correspondence and support staff not included in the above 31 37 Messengerial support grades N/a 126 TOTAL 68 1107 N/a Not available. 1 As a result of delegated budgetary arrangements, 26 support grade staff who were on the Cabinet Office central budget in 1989 have been transferred to the No. 10 budget and manpower count.