HC Deb 28 June 2001 vol 370 cc143-4W
Jeremy Corbyn

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what her Department's expenditure was on Antarctica in each of the past five years. [1054]

Mr. Wilson

The expenditure by the Department of Trade and Industry through the Science Budget on the British Antarctic Survey is given in the table.

Science budget expenditure
1996–97 26,823
1997–98 26,550
1998–99 26,523
1999–2000 29,892
2000–01 39,556

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