Ministerial Travel

Education and Skills written question – answered on 7th November 2001.

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Photo of Graham Brady Graham Brady Shadow Minister (Education)

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills if she will list overseas visits undertaken by Ministers in the (a) Department for Education and Employment and (b) Department for Education and Skills since 1 May 1997.

Photo of Ivan Lewis Ivan Lewis Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Education and Skills) (Skills and Vocational Education)

The overseas visits undertaken by Ministers since 1 May 1997 are as follows:

Department for Education and EmploymentSecretary of State: 18;

Ministers of State for Employment: 48;

Ministers of State for school standards: 5;

Minister of State for education and employment in the Lords: 41;

Parliamentary Under-Secretaries of State for school standards:4;

Parliamentary Under-Secretaries of State for employment and equal opportunities: 11;

Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for lifelong learning: 17;

Parliamentary Under-Secretaries of State for learning and technology: 4.

Department for Education and SkillsMinister of State for lifelong learning and higher education: 1;

Minister for school standards: 1.

All travel complied with the requirements of the "Ministerial Code" and "Travel by Ministers".

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