HC Deb 15 January 1998 vol 304 c274W
Mr. Wilshire

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list all overseas visits made since 1 May 1997 on which he or any other Minister in his Department has been accompanied under Rule 83 of the Ministerial Code, indicating(a) who accompanied him and (b) the cost to public funds of each such visit. [23260]

Mr. George Robertson

There has been one such visit. Details are as follows:

Date Event Minister accompanied by spouse Total cost
22–23 November 1997 80th Anniversary of the Battle of Cambrai Minister for the Armed Forces £3,839.74