§ Mr. Salmond
To ask the Prime Minister if he will list the number of his Department's employees by UK region, indicating the wage bill(a) in total and (b) by region in the last year for which figures are available and separately identifying the costs of London allowances and weightings. 207W
§ The Prime Minister
[holding answer 18 February 1998]: For this purpose, my office is part of the Cabinet Office. I refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my hon. Friend the Parliamentary Secretary, Office of Public Service, on 9 March 1998, Official Report, columns 66–67.