§ Mr. Tony Banks
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what has been the cost of policing Heathrow airport in each of the past five years.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
I understand from the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis that the amounts paid to the Metropolitan police by the British Airports Authority in respect of Heathrow under the Policing of Airports Act, 1974 in each of the past five years are as follows:
£ 1982–83 9,327,815 1983–84 9,909,698 1984–85 10,811,069 1985–86 11,252,963 11986–87 11,117,795 1 To 28 February 1987.