From the BBC : some 77% of Britons think taxpayers should not help pay for Pope Benedict XVI's visit to Scotland and England, a survey suggests.
Read : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-11180862.
It's none of my business, but I totally agree ! If the man has to travel, let there be more pastoral and less state visits. His Boss never went on a state visit in his human lifespan.