HC Deb 15 March 2004 vol 419 c56W
Mrs. Curtis-Thomas

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how much money has been spent on the digitisation of content in libraries in Crosby since 1997. [160451]

Estelle Morris

Sefton borough council is a partner in the Merseyside Gateway Project which received £370,000 from the New Opportunities Fund to create a website depicting the history and growth of the Port of Liverpool and its environs. Crosby library supplied around two-thirds of the local images supplied by Sefton to the website. The Council's contribution to the project was £5,000