§ Sir Richard Body
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster how many ministerial staff in Ministers' offices have been replaced through advance termination of contract since 1 May 1997. 
§ Mr. Kilfoyle
To the best of my knowledge, there is one case and that is the one referred to in the answers given by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on 29 January 1998,Official Report, columns 386–89.