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Justice written question – answered on 21st May 2008.

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Photo of Mike Penning Mike Penning Shadow Minister (Health)

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice how many times his Department hired VIP facilities at (a) Heathrow, (b) Gatwick, (c) Luton and (d) Stansted airports in each month since May 2006; and what the expenditure on VIP facilities at each was in each of those months.

Photo of Maria Eagle Maria Eagle The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Justice

VIP facilities are usually booked through BAA Business Support Centre Ltd. The bookings through this supplier since May 2006 are as follows:

Year/month Number of hires Cost inc. VAT (£)
May 0
June 3 808.88
July 0
August 2 539.25
September 4 1,617.76
October 2 539.25
November 1 269.63
December 0
January 2 539.25
February-May 0
June 1 488.80
July-August 0
September 1 269.63
October 0
November 1 269.63
December 0
January 0
February 2 539.25
March-April 0
Totals 19 5,881.33

VIP facilities at BAA Gatwick, BAA Stansted, and Luton airport were not hired during this period.

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