§ Mr. Bercow
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what her estimate is of the cost of(a) ministerial cars and drivers and (b) taxis for her Department in 2002. 
§ Dr. Howells
The cost of ministerial cars and drivers for the Department will be addressed in a letter from Mr. Nick Matheson, the Chief Executive of the Government Car and Despatch Agency to the hon. Member for Buckingham.
The cost of taxis for the Department was £20,811 in the financial year 2001–02.