§ Mr. Kidney
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what funding his Department(a) spent in financial year 2002–03 and (b) has budgeted for the financial year 2003–04 on (i) research, (ii) vaccine and other preventive programmes and (iii) advice, information and publicity in respect of meningitis conditions. 371W
§ Ms Blears
The spend on advice, information, publicity and research in respect of all meningitis conditions for 2002–03 is shown in the following table:
£ Advice, information and publicity 132,000 Research 36,000
The budget for 2003–04 for advice, information, publicity and research is shown in the following table.
£ Advice, information and publicity 439,000 Research 20,000