§ Ms Glenda Jackson
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions what assessment he has made of the impact on the level of regeneration funding for London boroughs of the new index of local deprivation. 
§ Ms Beverley Hughes
Decisions about the level of funding of domestic regeneration programmes is subject to the outcome of the spending review, which is expected to be announced next month. The index of local deprivation is still being finalised and is expected to be published later in the summer.