§ Mr. Andrew F. Bennett
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment how many requests for assistance have been received by the National Heritage Memorial Fund each year since 1980; and if he will list those that were unsuccessful and failed to attract support from the fund.
§ Mr. Macfarlane
For each of the last four years the total number of applications and those that were unsuccessful was as follows. The NHMF does not release details of unsuccessful applications:
Total applications Unsuccessful 1980–81 181 135 1981–82 228 148 1982–83 234 143 1983–84 274 165