§ Mr. Shersby
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what advertising agents have been appointed by his Department, or by the Central Office of Information on behalf of his Department, to handle campaigns involving the communication of information on subjects for which his Department is responsible to Parliament during the year 1985–86; what was the subject of each campaign; and how much was spent on each campaign.
§ Mr. Maude
Information is not readily available for advertising other than that placed through the Central Office of Information or centrally by my Department.
The figures readily available are:
1985–86 Agency and Subject Cost £ Doyle, Dane, Bernbach Ltd. National Engineering Laboratory 17,245 Doyle, Dane, Bernbach Ltd. National Physical Laboratory 7,600 Doyle, Dane, Bernbach Ltd. Queen's Award to Industry 49,116 Ayer Barker Ltd. Companies Act 1985 10,000 Ayer Barker Ltd. Patent Office 35,000 Ayer Barker Ltd. Advanced Manufacturing Technology 1,200 J. Walter Thompson Group Ltd. British Overseas Trade Board 9,600 Dorland Advertising British Overseas Trade Board 11,000 J. Walter Thompson Group Ltd. British Overseas Trade Board 42,600 Leo Burnett Ltd. British Overseas Trade Board 1,030 Industrial Publicity Services Ltd. National Engineering Laboratory 6,010 Industrial Publicity Services Ltd. Small Firms Centre 84,539 Valin Pollen Invest in Britain Bureau 200,376 David Tolson Invest in Britain Bureau 978, 463 Charles Barker Recruitment 41,057 Charles Barker Statutory Notices 64,937
The figures provided are in full cost terms, including VAT where applicable.