Oral Answers to Questions — Overseas Development – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th November 1966.
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asked the Minister of Overseas Development what was the total cost to public funds of the celebration organised by his Department in connection with the twentieth anniversary of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation.
About £3,400, Sir.
Would the hon. Gentleman explain how that squares with the reports that emanated from his Department, carried in the Sunday Mirror, stating that the sum involved was much more than that amount?
I have no responsibility for inaccuracies in the Press.
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