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Press And Public Relations Officers

Volume 978: debated on Tuesday 12 February 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many press and public relations officers are currently employed in his Department; what is the total cost; and what are the comparable figures for June 1970, October 1974 and May 1979.

The number and cost of information officer group staff in my department's press office on the dates below were as follows:

Staff in post
July 197010
October 197411
May 197913
February 198014
Estimated annual salary cost
July 197031
October 197454
May 1979125
February 1980146