To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, pursuant to the Answer of 26 January 2015 to Question 221267, what the reasons were for the 10 largest items of media and publicity expenditure in financial year 2013-14.
The reasons for the 10 largest items of media and publicity expenditure in the financial year 2013-14 are provided in the table below as follows:
Reasons for largest items of media and publicity expenditure
DfT Road Safety Marketing Campaign
The expenditure relates to Think Road Safety Campaign.
Purchase road safety materials
For local Authorities Road Safety Officers and Teachers.
Highways Agency’s Statutory advertising - advising the public, transport users and business of future road closures, route changes and maintenance of the road Networks.
External Agency for media and publicity activities.
Coastal Rescue Public Relation events
Payments for public relation events for coastal rescue services.
Recruitment & appointment
Recruiting and appointing new staff.
For Survey Access.
United states Advertising
Vehicle Certification Agency Business Development analysis through American Express.
Advertising procurement opportunities over 2013-14.