§ Mrs. Golding
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what level of grant his Department has given to(a) Relate and (b) the London Marriage Guidance Council for each year since 1987.
§ Mr. Maclean
Administration of the Government's marriage guidance grant in aid programme is the responsibility of the Home Office. The grant to Relate for each year from 1987–88 to 1993–94 is set out in the table:
£ 1987–88 912,870 1988–89 935,910 1989–90 958,890 1990–91 1,006,840 1991–92 1,107,500 1992–93 1,511,400 1993–94 1,530,500
In addition, over the period in question, Relate has received Home Office funding for specific projects totalling £648,000.
The London Marriage Guidance Council does not receive funds from central Government.