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Sports: Bexley

Volume 479: debated on Thursday 17 July 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what funding his Department has provided to (a) amateur sports clubs and (b) sport in schools in Bexleyheath and Crayford constituency since 1997. (218397)

Departmental and Lottery funding to promote and invest in grassroots and community sport is allocated via Sport England. They hold information according to local authority rather than parliamentary constituency, and have itemised the following investment since 1997 in clubs and schools projects within the London borough of Bexley:

Funding

Recipient

Project

Award date

Financial year

Award amount (£)

Sports Club

Phoenix Sports Club

New Sports Pavilion

27 April 1998

1998-1999

22,007

Sports Club

Danson Park Bowis Consortium Ltd.

Extension to Clubhouse

19 October 1998

1998-1999

41,950

Sports Club

Long Lane Junior Football Club

Upgrade changing facilities and construct STP

21 February 2000

1999-2000

462,330

Sports Club

Bexley Cricket Club

Community Club Development Programme

41,730

Funding

Recipient

Project

Award date

Financial year

Award amount (£)

Sports in Schools

Bexley Council

School Sport Coordinator Partnership

1 September 2002

2002-03

368,344

Sports in Schools

Bexley Council

Sidcup swimming centre -

30 August 2006

2006-07

693,000