HC Deb 03 July 2002 vol 388 c316W
Mr. Pike

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many tourists visited Lancashire in the last year. [65609]

Dr. Howells

Provisional figures from the Office for National Statistics show that in 2001 210,000 visits were made to Lancashire. Overnight stays in the county are shown as 1.4 million and visitor spend is £56 million.