To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer
(1) how much the Crown Estate spent on its communications department in each of the last five years;
(2) how much the Crown Estate spent on hospitality in each of the last five years;
(3) what the cost of producing the Crown Estate's annual reports was in each of the last five years.
The information requested is given in the table.
|Communication Department (staff costs)(1)||133||138||131||235||272|
|Annual Reports (including Corporate Responsibility Report, since 2003-04)(2)||90||126||131||132||132|
|(1) Figures given are for the staff costs of the Crown Estate's Communication Department. |
(2) In 2003-04, the Crown Estate's first Corporate Responsibility Report was published, and the costs given in the aforementioned answer for 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06 and 2006-07 include costs for both the Annual Report and the Corporate Responsibility Report.