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Met Office

March 18, 2009

Question written on 18/03/2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what recent discussions Ministers in his Department have had with Treasury Ministers on the future of the Met Office as part of the Government’s Trading Fund Review in advance of the 2009 Budget.

Answered by Kevan Jones

There have been no recent direct discussions between Defence Ministers and HM Treasury on the future of the Meteorological Office.