Rt Hon Lord Lilley

    Mr. Lilley: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the average price received was during HM Treasury?s recent programme of gold disposals. [94504]

    Ruth Kelly: The information requested by the right hon. Gentleman can be found in Table 2 of the Treasury?s Review of the Sale of Part of the UK Gold Reserves (dated October 2002). Copies of this document have been place in the House of Commons? Library and is also available on the Treasury?s website?http://www.hm-treasury.gov.uk/media//9EFEF/GoldReserves.PDF.