HC Deb 22 March 2000 vol 346 c579W
Mr. Greenway

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport if the proposed further £28 million loan has been allocated by the Millennium Commission to the New Millennium Experience Company. [114686]

Mr. Chris Smith

This is a matter for the Millennium Commission. I shall write to the hon. Member in my capacity as Chairman of the Commission and place copies of my reply in the Libraries of the House.

Service Period Target Percentage Hours per week1 Proportion2 End-year3
BBC Choice Year to October 1999 5 67 31.5 37.6
November 1999 to end February 2000 10 121 22.6
BBC News 24 Year to October 1999 5 5.6 3.3 9.7
November 1999 to end February 2000 10 18 10.7
BBC Knowledge June 1999 to end February 2000 5 4 8.9
1 Number of hours per week of subtitling on each channel—average for the period
2 Percentage of total output subtitled—average for the period
3 Percentage of total output subtitled by end year—average for last four weeks of full year