§ Mr. Milburn
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will provide a table showing the running costs of his Department in each region for each year since 1987–88.
§ Mr. Hanley
Details of running cost expenditure since 1988–89 are set out in table 3 of the "Departmental Report by the Ministry of Defence—The Government's Expenditure Plans—1994/95 to 1996/97", Cm 2501. Running costs in 1987-88 are shown in the previous year's departmental report. It is not possible to provide a regional breakdown of these expenditure totals from financial management information available to the Department.