Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister’s Question Time from 5th February 1997.
Mr. Winnick: To ask the Prime Minister if he will list the total travel costs for himself and his staff during the present Parliament; and if he will list the equivalent figures for the 1983 to 1987 Parliament.
The Prime Minister [holding answer 30 January 1997]: The total costs of such travel in the United Kingdom and overseas during the current Parliament are as follows:
1992-93 (2)1,730 Actual
1993-94 1,490 Actual
1994-95 1,230 Actual
1995-96 1,650 Actual
1996-97 1,270 Budget
(2) All figures in £’000s rounded to the nearest £10,000. Comparable data for 1983-87 Parliament are not available.