(2) how much the Homes and Communities Agency spent in acquiring (a) St. Clement's Hospital, London and (b) Castle College Northside, Sheffield; and if he will make a statement.
St Clements Hospital, London was purchased for £7 million on 11 June 2008. Since purchasing St. Clement's Hospital, the Homes and Communities Agency has spent:
£255,323 on security up to and including 31 October 2009; and
£504 on safety and warning signage.
Castle College Northside, Sheffield was purchased for £5 million on 16 July 2008.
The Homes and Communities Agency has not spent anything on signage or security on Castle College as the college are occupying the site until 2010.