§ Mr. Donohoe
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage how much has been spent on telephone charges and how many telephone calls have been made by his Department for each of the last five years.
§ Mr. Dorrell
The Department of National Heritage was set up in April 1992 and figures can be provided only from 1993–94, when the Department moved into its present offices and took over telephony.
Departmental charges for telephony for the year 1993–94 were £.168,000.
Details of the numbers of calls made per year are not held centrally.