HC Deb 17 July 1995 vol 263 cc941-2W
Mrs. Roche

To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage (1) who will be deciding which of the long-listed projects for millennium funding should be short-listed; and what criteria they will be using; [34495]

(2) what criteria were used to identify millennium fund projects as viably not proven or not sufficiently distinctive; who decided those criteria; and who decided that the long-listed projects should be long-listed; [34497]

(3) pursuant to the answer of 3 July, Official Report, column 22, in which parliamentary constituencies the projects which have gone forward to the detailed appraisal stage for millennium funding are situated; [34536]

(4) when she expects to complete appraisal of the long-listed projects for millennium funding; and when she expects to announce all of the successful projects. [34496]

Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

These are matters for the Millennium Commission. I shall reply to the hon. Member in my capacity as chairman of the commission and place copies of my replies in the Libraries of the House.