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Departmental Internet

Volume 470: debated on Tuesday 15 January 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Health what amendments have been made to Wikipedia entries from computers with departmental IP addresses in the last 12 months. (174508)

Using information available from the Wikipedia site, between 22 August 2005 and 3 August 2007, there have been close to 1,500 occasions when the Department's IP address has been associated with the creation or amendment of entries on the Wikipedia website.

Information on which particular entries have been amended is not held by the Department and could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.