HC Deb 03 November 1994 vol 248 c1363W
Mr. Byers

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what properties are owned or leased by his Department for the use of Ministers; what was the total running cost for each property for the latest year available broken down into(a) furniture and fittings, (b) maintenance, (c) staffing, including the number of butlers, cooks and housekeepers, (d) food and hospitality and (e) other costs; what is the estimated value of each property; and how many times in the latest year the property was stayed in overnight by a Minister.

Mr. Waldegrave

Excluding departmental offices, the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food does not own or lease any property for the use of Ministers.