Only a few days to go: We’re raising £25,000 to keep TheyWorkForYou running and make sure people across the UK can hold their elected representatives to account.

Donate to our crowdfunder

Press Officers

Home Department written question – answered on 25th June 2001.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Ann Widdecombe Ann Widdecombe Conservative, Maidstone and The Weald

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what plans he has to reduce the size of his Department's press office; and if he will make a statement.

Photo of David Blunkett David Blunkett The Secretary of State for the Home Department

There are no plans to reduce the size of the Home Office Press Office.

While some responsibilities have transferred from the Home Office to a number of other Departments, the Home Office has taken on responsibility for work permits, driving forward the agenda on the United Kingdom Anti-drugs Co-ordinating Unit and for extending the work of citizenship and active communities.

Does this answer the above question?

Yes0 people think so

No0 people think not

Would you like to ask a question like this yourself? Use our Freedom of Information site.