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Telephone Services

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 201441, tabled on 19 June 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many telephone lines with the prefix (a) 0845, (b) 0844 and (c) 0843 his Department (i) operates and (ii) sponsors; how many calls each such number has received in the last 12 months; and whether alternative numbers charged at BT local rates are available in each such case.

Answered on

24 June 2014

I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave on 18 November 2013 (Official Report, column705W)

The number of calls to each number for the period 1 June 2013 to 31 May 2014 is provided in the table.

Telephone number prefix

Operated by DFTS

Sponsored by DFTS

How many calls received in last 12 months

0845

3

18

347,258

0844

0

1

73

0843

0

0

0

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