HC Deb 08 January 2001 vol 360 cc365-6W
Ms Julie Morgan

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much Wales has received for cancer services from the New Opportunities Fund. [144167]

Kate Hoey

The New Opportunities Fund has £9.75 million available to fund cancer prevention, detection, treatment and care projects in Wales. The Fund has sought applications from interested parties in Wales and is currently working to identify suitable schemes to make the best and most effective use of this money in line with national policies and local needs. The Fund expects to announce successful projects in April 2001.