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National Lottery: Grants

Volume 463: debated on Monday 23 July 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what projects that received funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund were subsequently abandoned in each year since 1997; how much funding was received for each such project; and if he will make a statement. (148589)

Since 1994, the Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded funding to over 26,000 projects. Of these projects, 17 have not been successfully completed having already drawn down an element of funding.

The table gives funding details for each of the 17 projects.

Project title

Applicant

Year project closed (FY)

Grant awarded (£)

Grant drawdown (£)

Blaenau Ffestiniog, Plas Tan Y Bwlch Historic Gardens

Plas Tan Y Bwlch Gardens Trust

1999- 2000

313,700

16,913

Williton Workhouse Conservation

Somerset Buildings Preservation Trust

2000-01

70,000

8,376

Tower Environs Scheme—Approaching the Tower

Historic Royal Palaces

2001-02

405,000

24,904

Astley Castle—Acquisition and refurbishment

Landmark Trust

2002-03

152,625

10,737

Heritage Information Exchange

The Heritage Information Trust

2003-04

365,000

77,070

Brackenhill Tower, Longtown, Cumbria

Brackenhill Trust Ltd.

2004-05

50,000

4,446

Old Market Place CAPS

Trafford Metropolitan Borough Council

2004-05

75,000

14,550

St. Peter, Church Knowle, Dorset

St. Peter’s PCC

2005-06

20,500

1,993

Bradford City Centre CAPS

Bradford Metropolitan District Council

2005-06

300,000

70,591

Headstone Manor, Harrow Museum and Heritage Centre, Harrow

London Borough of Harrow

2005-06

1,003,400

177,585

Manningham CAPS

Bradford Metropolitan District Council

2005-06

180,000

33,546

Muswell Hill CAPS

London Borough of Haringey

2005-06

225,000

16,631

Terra 2000

University of Plymouth

2005-06

40,848

9,920

Congregational Church, Polesworth

Congregational Federation Ltd

2006-07

118,000

24,149

First Presbyterian Church, Newry—Restoration

First Presbyterian Church, Newry

2006-07

144,050

129,645

Food for Life!

Central Action

2006-07

31,600

15,800

Warwick Bar THI

British Waterways

2006-07

371,000

68,246