HC Deb 04 July 2000 vol 353 cc150-1W
Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much Lottery money, and how many grants, have been allocated to restoration of listed churches in each year since 1995; and what plans he has to increase the resources available for the restoration and maintenance of listed churches. [128515]

Mr. Chris Smith

We have contacted the Heritage Lottery Fund and English Heritage to request the information required, and I will write to the right hon. Member as soon as it is available, placing copies of my letter in the Library of the House.