§ Mr. Burstow
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many new entrants to the Civil Service were employed in his Department in each of the last five years; and how many in each year were aged 50 or over. 
§ Mr. Caplin
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given on 24 June 2003,fficial Report, columns 657–61W, by my hon. Friend the Minister for the Cabinet Office.