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Sports: Finance

Volume 481: debated on Monday 27 October 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much (a) Exchequer and (b) Lottery money was given to the street athletics initiative in each year since its inception. (230850)

Sport England have advised that they funded two street athletics projects in the London region in 2007 and one regional project in 2008. All three were Lottery funded awards with a total value of £551,000.

Region

Recipient

Project title

Award Date

Financial year

Award (£)

Project cost (£)

Programme name

London

Nuff Respect

Street Athletics

29 June 2007

2007-08

150,000

383,000

National Programme

London

London South Bank University

Street Athletics

22 June 2007

2007-08

96,000

212,000

Community Programme

National

Nuff Respect

Street Athletics

1 September 2008

2008-09

305,000

305,000

National Programme