HC Deb 31 March 2004 vol 419 cc1460-1W
Joan Ruddock

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what grants have been made from Lottery funding to local authorities for sites of special scientific interest.[164973]

Estelle Morris

The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded 26 grants to 24 projects totalling £11,238,600 to local authorities for projects that include Sites of Special Scientific Interest.

The table contains the specific local authority, the name of the actual project and the award in each case.

Applicant Project title HLF award
Brecon Beacons National Park Authority Caeau Ty Mawr, Brecon—Acquisition 15,000
Rotherham Metropolitan borough council Fuelling A Revolution—Canklow Wood 101,000
Sedgemoor district council Brean Down Fort—Repairs and Stabilisation 431,400
Sefton Metropolitan borough council Southport Pier—Restoration and Access 1,700,000
Shropshire county council Snailbeach Leadmine Restoration Project 136,300
South Hams district council South Devon AONB 'Changes and Challenges' 62,500
South Hams district council South Devon AONB 'Changes and Challenges' 749,500
Southampton city council Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre, Southampton—Displays 83,600
Gloucester CC Archaeology Service Painswick Beacon Restoration Project 50,000
Surrey county council Basingstoke Canal Woodham Backpumping Scheme 295,000
Wyre Countryside Service Fleetwood Promenade: Coastal Interpretation and Access 46,900