HC Deb 09 November 1998 vol 319 c59W
15. Sir Sydney Chapman

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what assessment he has made of the adequacy of the allocation of funding by the Arts Council for music. [57257]

Mr. Alan Howarth

The Arts Council of England devotes a substantial part of its budget each year to supporting music. It will make a further contribution over the years ahead through its support of the Youth Music Trust.