§ Mr. Gordon Prentice
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage what steps are being taken to promote hill walking and rambling in Lancashire's hill country.
§ Mr. Key
The North West tourist board, which receives funding from my Department via the English tourist board—around £531,000 in this financial year—is responsible for the promotion of tourism in the North West region, which includes Lancashire. Its activities include the promotion of outdoor pursuits.