§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many persons are covered in the revised salary provision of £10 million in Supply Estimate Class II, 10 Section A(1); and how many of these are employed in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, respectively.
§ Mr. Peart
2,340 persons, of whom 680 are directly employed in England, 610 in Scotland and 315 in Wales. In addition, 375 persons are based in the Forestry Commission's headquarters offices in Edinburgh and 11 in London, and 349 at the Research Station in England. The Supply Estimate referred to does not extend to Northern Ireland.