§ Ms Hodge
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage how many staff of(a) the Department of National Heritage and (b) agencies for which the Department of National Heritage is responsible (i) took early retirement, (ii) took voluntary redundancy, (iii) took compulsory redundancy and (iv) were retired on medical grounds in (1) 1993–94 and (2) 1994–95; and what are the projected figures for 1995–96. 
§ Mr. Dorrell
The information in respect of the Department of National Heritage and its two agencies, the Historic Royal Palaces agency and the Royal Parks agency, is as follows:
1993–94 1994–95 1995–96 (estimate) DNH Early/voluntary retirement 1 13 nil Compulsory redundancy nil nil nil Medical retirement nil nil 1 HRPA Early/voluntary retirement nil nil nil Compulsory redundancy nil nil nil Medical retirement 2 6 1 RPA Early/voluntary retirement nil 12 2 Compulsory redundancy nil nil nil Medical retirement nil 5 4 1 Costs charged to the Property Services Agency under the PSA's "Early retirement/Swap Scheme".