§ Mr. George Howarth
To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department how many staff employed on domestic legal services are located outside London; and in which locations. 
§ Ms Rosie Winterton
The Court Service has staff located throughout England and Wales, providing a wide range of services to court users, including family related work. We are unable to provide a breakdown of the number of staff working on family related work, although the total number of staff employed by the Lord Chancellor's Department, by region of the UK, was provided in an answer given to the hon. Member for North Tayside (Pete Wishart) on 15 October 2001,Official Report, column 1017W.