I refer the hon. Member to the answer my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence gave on 11 November 2008, Official Report, column 1001W, to the hon. Member for Rochford and Southend, East (James Duddridge). Information on contracts with public relations consultancies is otherwise not held centrally and could be provided only at disproportionate cost.
The MOD publishes annual summaries of expenditure on external assistance which are placed in the Library of the House. The latest edition has been placed in the Library of the House and is available on line at