HC Deb 30 November 1982 vol 33 cc162-3W
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.

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.

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