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Departmental Public Relations

Volume 487: debated on Tuesday 3 February 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much was paid to ML-N for its work in creating the brand for the Creativity and Business International Network. (247418)

I refer to the hon. Member to the answer I gave him on 18 December 2008, Official Report, column 950W.

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what the cost of his Department’s contracts with public relations consultancies was in each of the last five years. (251262)

The costs of the Department’s contracts with public relations consultancies in each of the last five years are as follows:

PR consultancy

Spend (£)

2004-05

Harrison Cowley

117,500.05

2005-06

Harrison Cowley

295,148.25

2006-07

Harrison Cowley

84,600

2007-08

n/a

0

2008-09

Edelman

186,495