§ Mr. Maclean
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what is the total cost to his Department of the publication of his speeches since 1997. 
§ Mr. Wills
All Departmental speeches are made available on request and free of charge. Since 1997, the Secretary of State for Education and Employment has delivered over 200 speeches, a number of which have been made available on the DfEE's internet site. We estimate that the cost of publication is £24,000.