§ Mr. Flight
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what have been the running costs of Ministers' private offices in his Department in each year since 1997. 
§ Mr. Hain
I refer the hon. Member to the answer my predecessor gave the hon. Member for Buckingham (Mr. Bercow) on 15 April 2002,Official Report, column 750W.
The most recent Wales Office Departmental Report was published in May 2003 as Cm 5928 and is available in the Library.