§ Mr. Hannam
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish details of grants to voluntary organisations from his Department during the financial year 1982–83 showing the amount awarded to each organisation.163W
§ Mr. Heseltine
[pursuant to his reply, 29 November 1982]: Grants to voluntary bodies, other than housing associations and excluding grants made by statutory bodies associated with the Department are as follows:
Grants to voluntary organisations 1982–83 £ 1. Amenity Societies and the Civic Trust: Civic Trust 55,000 Council for British Archaeology 1,625 Ancient Monuments society 6,000 The Georgian Group 6,000 The Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings 6,000 The Victorian Society 6,000 2. Keep Britain Tidy Group *292,000 3. Small Grants Programme: Advisory Committee for the Education of Romany and Other Travellers 10,400 Council for Environmental Conservation 5,600 Council for Urban Studies Centres 6,600 East Anglian Gypsy Council 850 Festival Welfare Services 2,000 Friends of the Earth Trust 6,000 The Hawk Board 5,000 Inter Action Country Wings 18,700 National Association for the Care and Resettlement of Offenders 21,000 National Council for Voluntary Organisations (Inner City Voluntary Action Development Programme) 30,666 National Gypsy Council 12,000 Romany Guild 6,340 Royal Institute of British Architects Architectural Workshops 20,950 Royal Society for the Protection of Birds 5,000 Runnymede Trust 10,000 Somerset Small Industries Group 6,000 Town and Country Planning Association Planning Aid Unit 6,325 Town Teacher 5,000 Tree Council 7,000 Volunteer Centre 5,500 Cathedral Camps 1,000 4. Urban Initiatives Fund: Inter Action Neighbourhood Use of Buildings and Space 14,500 Urban and Economic Development Limited 13,500 Royal Institute of British Architects—Community Architecture 12,000 Town and Country Planning Association (Northern Region) 15,800 5. Council for Environmental Education 32,000 6. Housing (Homeless Persons) Act 1977: SHAC (The London Housing Aid Centre) †109,000 Shelter National Housing Aid Trust ‡39,000 Housing Advisory Switchboard 46,732 CHAR 24,000 National Association of Voluntary Hostels 22,150 South West Housing Aid Service 14,300 Womens Aid Federation (England) 13,500 7. Urban Programme The contribution from central Government to voluntary bodies under the Urban Programme is estimated at approximately £36 million in 1982–83, but this includes a substantial contribution from the Department of Health and Social Security and the Department of Education and Science. * Plus £50,000 Contribution to "Beautiful Britain 1983" Campaign. † For 1982. 2021; July 1982 to June 1983.