§ Mr. Byers
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what has been the cost of printing and distribution of leaflets informing members of the public of the procedure to report excessively smoky heavy goods vehicles and public service vehicles; how many leaflets have been distributed; and what has been the cost of operating the smoky vehicle hotline between April 1993 and March 1994.
§ Mr. Norris
The costs of printing and distribution were £13,771. Some 150,000 leaflets have been distributed to date. The cost of operating the hotline between April 1993 and March 1994 was about £5,500.