Baroness Miller of Chilthorne Domer asked Her Majesty's Government:
What was the cost of the police operationin connection with the “Sack Parliament” demonstration on 9 October. [HL108]
The Minister of State, Home Office (Baroness Scotland of Asthal): I understand from the Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis that the estimated total policing cost was £298,000. Of this, £221,000 was for opportunity costs and £77,000 for additional policing costs.