§ Mr. Redmond
To ask the Secretary of State for Health if she will set out the detailed make-up of the £111,940 severance pay made to Mr. John Hoare, former Wessex regional health authority general manager.
§ Dr. Mawhinney
Mr. Hoare received a compensationary payment of £119,940 calculated on the basis of his final salary of £53,970 multiplied by the period remaining on his contract (26.67 months). He was allowed to purchase his lease car at a cost of £8,000, leaving a payment of £111,940.