§ John Mann
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many receivers and managers were appointed by the Charity Commissioners in(a) 2001–02, (b) 2002–03 and (c) 2003–04; what the total cost was to all charities of such appointments in each period; and what the (i) shortest and (ii) longest duration of receiver and manager appointments to a charity have been since April 2001. 
§ Fiona Mactaggart
These are matters for the Charity Commission as the Government Department responsible for the regulation of charities in England and Wales. The Director of Operations of the Charity Commission will write to my hon. Friend and a copy of his reply will be placed in the Library.