HC Deb 07 March 2000 vol 345 c605W
Mr. Allan

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what representations he has received concerning the future location of the headquarters of UK Sport and the UK Sports Institute. [112762]

Kate Hoey

[holding answer 6 March 2000]DCMS has received a number of representations from interested parties, including local Sheffield Members of Parliament, Phoenix Sports Ltd., University of Sheffield, Sheffield Hallam University and the Institute of Directors (South Yorkshire Branch), about the UK Sports Institute headquarters. My "right" hon. Friend the Secretary of State and I discussed the location of the UK Sports Institute's headquarters with my "right" hon. Friend the Member for Sheffield, Central (Mr. Caborn) and other representatives from Sheffield on 23 November.

My Department has not received any specific representations regarding the relocation of UK Sport.