§ Mr. William Hamilton
asked the right hon. Member for Middlesbrough, as representing the House of Commons Commission, what has been the cost of Select Committee foreign travel in each of the last five years.
§ Mr. Arthur Bottomley
The information is as follows:
£ 1977–78 62,156 1978–79 95,163 1979–80 21,013 1980–81 115,684 1981–82 (to date) 129,408
The figures are made up of travel and subsistence costs and miscellaneous items.