§ Miss McIntosh
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how much Government funding was available in each of the past three years to the Tidy Britain campaign. 
§ Alun Michael
Government funding was provided to Encams (formerly Tidy Britain Group) as follows:
Thousand 2001–02 3,762 2002–03 14,597 2003–04 3,574 1 Defra allocated an additional 1 million to local authorities through ENCAMS for the Local Environmental Quality Pathfinder Programme that forged partnerships between local authorities and the local community. Some of the projects developed reduced fast food litter, railway land litter and schools litter.