§ Mr. Wigley
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what meeting he has held in the last three months with Ministers from the Treasury to discuss Objective 1 match funding for Wales.
§ Mr. Paul Murphy
I have had a number of meetings and discussions with Treasury colleagues when we have discussed Objective 1 funding.304W
We have also arranged for officials at the Treasury to work with officials from my Department, and the National Assembly, to look at the issues of Objective 1 funding as preparation for the next Spending Review, which is due to get under way in the new year.