§ Mr. Wiggin
To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will specify the amounts received by the National Weights and Measures Laboratory from outside work during the financial year 1992–93 and the first six months of the current period, broken down by industrial sector.
§ Mr. Neil Hamilton
The National Weights and Measures Laboratory received the following income from outside work during the financial year 1992–93 and in the first six months of the current period:
1992–93 11993 £ £ Income from local authorities 93,887 10,501 Income from manufacturers of weighing and measuring equipment 394,901 257,015 Total income 488,788 267,516 11 April 1993 to 30 September 1993
Most income from local authorities comes in the second half of the financial year.