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Mr. Bercow: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport if she will list the Public Service Agreement targets which have been revised and those which have been introduced since the publication of the 2001 departmental report. 
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(11) We employed three special advisers to cover the two posts throughout the year.
(b) We expect to employ two special advisers for 20023.
The salaries of special advisers are negotiated individually within the stated pay range (£28,328£82,867). Details of salaries remain confidential in order to protect the privacy of the individuals concerned.
Malcolm Bruce: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport if she will list the companies from which her Department has obtained timber and wood products and the total spent with each firm over the last five years. 
Dr. Howells: The only timber related products purchased in the last five years have been workstations. These are laminate over recycled timber chipboard in construction. The supplier has been Herman Miller Office Systems at a total cost of £105,000 over the five year period.
Dr. Howells: Between 1997 and September 2001 four British films, "The Full Monty", "Notting Hill", "Chicken Run" and "Bridget Jones's Diary", together grossed around £700 million at the worldwide box office. Recent major budget productions attracted to these shores such as "Tomb Raider", "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone", "Chocolat", "Killing me Softly" and "The Mummy Returns" have contributed to the overall inward investment figure of approximately £539 million in 2000. The Film Council's Premiere Fund has a budget of £30 million of Lottery money over three years for the production of theatrical feature films that have the potential to attract significant audiences at home and abroad. The Film Council's most recent release, Gosford Park, has already won a Golden Globe and has been nominated for seven "Oscars". The UK was one of the earliest signatories of the European Co-Production Convention and has seven bilateral co-production agreements with other countries. The UK also has a massive talent base, providing a major contribution to the world's feature film industry.
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where items in their collections have been damaged as a result of inappropriate and poorly executed restoration work since 1990; and if she will make a statement. 
Dr. Howells: None of my Department's grant aided museums or art galleries have items in their collections that have been damaged as a result of restoration work carried out since 1990. The science of conservation and restoration is continually improving to ensure that best practices are employed. All conservation and restoration work is carried out by expert conservators.
Mr. Andrew Turner: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many press releases were issued by her Department (a) between 1 May and 31 December 1997 and (b) in each year from 1998 to 2001 inclusive. 
Mr. Jenkins: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many members of staff of her Department are members of the Territorial Forces; and if she has a strategy to encourage members of staff to become members of the Territorial Forces. 
Dr. Howells: The Department does not hold information on which members of staff are members of the Territorial Forces. We encourage staff to become members of the Territorial Forces by allowing up to eight days paid special leave per year for training plus an additional five for special courses or exercises. We also look favourably upon requests for unpaid special leave in connection with these activities.
Mr. Lazarowicz: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport in what languages other than English radio programmes are broadcast in the United Kingdom; and for how many hours each month in each case. 
Dr. Howells: The following is a list of languages (other than English) which are broadcast on radio in the United Kingdom. Detailed information on how many hours each month, for each language are available only for BBC radio broadcasts.
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Stichting Transworld Radio Europe and WRN Euromax are broadcast in multi-lingual European.
Radio Cymru broadcasts in Welsh for around 535 hours per month;
The Asian Network broadcasts in Hindi, Urdu, Bengali, Gujarati, Punjabi and Mirpuri for around 272 hours per month;
Local radio stations offer some broadcasts in languages other than English including over 160 hours per month in Asian languages, four hours of Italian and 12 hours of Cantonese.
A special version of the World Service is currently available via Digital Satellite in Arabic, Bengali, Hindi, Urdu, Pashto and Persian and broadcasts 24 hours a day. Some listeners may also be able to receive foreign language programmes from the main World Service but this service is not of course directed at licence payers in the UK.
Ms Walley: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many tourism visits there were to (a) the UK, (b) England, (c) west midlands and (d) Staffordshire in each of the last four years to the latest available date. 
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(12) Not available.
International Passenger SurveyOffice for National Statistics; UK Tourism SurveyEnglish Tourism Council; Welsh Tourist Board; Visit Scotland; Northern Ireland Tourist Board.
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