TfL Advertising (1)

Meeting: 
MQT on 2014-11-19
Session date: 
November 19, 2014
Reference: 
2014/4161
Question By: 
Caroline Pidgeon
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

How much did Transport for London (TfL) spend on in-house press and public relations staff in 2013/14 and in 2014/15 to date?

Answer

Answer for TfL Advertising (1)

Answer for TfL Advertising (1)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

TfL has spent the following on in-house press and public relations staff in 2013/14 and in 2014/15 to date:

2013/14

Press Office:  £2.1m

2014/15

Press Office:  £1.2m (April 2014 to November 2014)

TfL's Press Office manages media relations and PR in-house. No agencies are used. Their work includes the delivery of vital customer information on, among other things, road safety, cycle safety and safer travel at night.