§ Mr. Willis
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what was the total amount of revenue and capital resources spent by his Department on(a) education action zones, (b) Excellence in Cities, (c) Sure Start and (d) Fresh Start in each of the years (i) 1997–98, (ii) 1998–99 and (iii) 1999–2000. 
§ Ms Estelle Morris
[holding answer 17 November 2000]: The total amount of revenue and capital resources spent by this Department on (a) Education Action Zones, (b) Excellence in Cities (c) Sure Start (d) and Fresh Start in each of the years (i) 1997–98, (ii) 1998–99 and (iii) 1999–2000, reflects the fact that these programmes were launched from January 1998 onwards. There was no expenditure on these programmes in 1997–98.
The table sets out expenditure for 1998–99 and 1999–2000. The Fresh Start support programme was announced in March 2000 and there is no expenditure before the current financial year. The table also sets out estimated expenditure for this year.
£ million Programme 1998–99 1999–00 2000–01 estimated Education action zones: Revenue 10 25 59 Capital 0 0 0 Excellence in cities: Revenue 0 22 123 Capital 0 1 44
New school name Former school name Phase LEA Area Date of fresh start Firfield Community School Blakelaw school Secondary Newcastle September 1998 Fir Vale School Earl Marshal school Secondary Sheffield September 1998 East Brighton College of Media Arts The Marina High School Secondary Brighton September 1999 Islington Arts and Media George Orwell School Secondary Islington September 1999 Kingswood High School Perronet Thompson School Secondary Kingston Upon Hull September 1999 Telegraph Hill Hatcham Wood School Secondary Lewisham September 1999 Bishopsford Community School Watermeads High School Secondary Merton September 1999 River Leen School Alderman Derbyshire School Secondary Nottingham City September 1999 The King's CE School Regis Country Secondary Wolverhampton September 1998 New College New parks Community College Secondary Leicester City September 1999 Park View Academy The Langham Secondary Haringey September 1999 The Richard Heathcote Community Primary Heathcote County School Primary Staffordshire January 2000 Manor Oak Primary Kevington Primary School Primary Bromley January 2000 Goose Green Primary Grove Vale primary Primary Southwark April 2000 New Christ Church CE VC Primary Christ Church CE VC Primary Primary Reading May 2000 Orion School Grahame Park J and I Primary Barnet January 2000
£ million Programme 1998–99 1999–00 2000–01 estimated Sure start: Revenue 0 4 108 Capital 0 1 76 Fresh start: Revenue 0 0 6 Capital 0 0 15