§ Lord Fearn
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Which areas of England have Objective 1 status and funding; and in which year this funding expires in each area. [HL2204]
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Lord Sainsbury of Turville)
The areas of England which currently have Objective 1 status and funding are Merseyside, South Yorkshire and Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. This will expire at the end of the current structural funds programming period in 2006.