Government: Ministerial Visits

House of Lords written question – answered on 3rd July 2012.

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Photo of Lord Stoddart of Swindon Lord Stoddart of Swindon Independent Labour

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether the official attendance by Ministers at national and international events is financed by public funds and, if so, what is the likely saving arising from their boycott of the Euro 2012 football championships in the Ukraine.

Photo of Lord Wallace of Saltaire Lord Wallace of Saltaire Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office), Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

The Ministerial Code provides guidance to Ministers on the funding of travel arrangements.

Information is not held on the likely savings arising from Ministers' non-attendance at the Euro 2012 football championships in the Ukraine.

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