In the period from 1 December 2007 to 30 November 2008, the amounts spent on advertising (inclusive of VAT) were as follows:
(a) Private Office of the Minister for the Olympics—Nil
(b) Government Olympic Executive—£27,113.64
Olympic Delivery Authority—£343,906.24
Olympic Lottery Distributor—£1,345.38.
All advertising expenditure by the Government Olympic Executive (GOE), the Olympic Delivery Authority and the Olympic Lottery Distributor was for recruitment purposes, except for £2,731.16 spent by GOE to promote two regional “London 2012: Ask the Team” public question-time events.