§ Joan Ruddock
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what grants have been made from Lottery funding to local authorities for sites of special scientific interest.
§ Estelle Morris
The Heritage Lottery Fund has awarded 26 grants to 24 projects totalling £11,238,600 to local authorities for projects that include Sites of Special Scientific Interest.
The table contains the specific local authority, the name of the actual project and the award in each case.1461W
£ Applicant Project title HLF award Brecon Beacons National Park Authority Caeau Ty Mawr, Brecon—Acquisition 15,000 Rotherham Metropolitan borough council Fuelling A Revolution—Canklow Wood 101,000 Sedgemoor district council Brean Down Fort—Repairs and Stabilisation 431,400 Sefton Metropolitan borough council Southport Pier—Restoration and Access 1,700,000 Shropshire county council Snailbeach Leadmine Restoration Project 136,300 South Hams district council South Devon AONB 'Changes and Challenges' 62,500 South Hams district council South Devon AONB 'Changes and Challenges' 749,500 Southampton city council Hawthorns Urban Wildlife Centre, Southampton—Displays 83,600 Gloucester CC Archaeology Service Painswick Beacon Restoration Project 50,000 Surrey county council Basingstoke Canal Woodham Backpumping Scheme 295,000 Wyre Countryside Service Fleetwood Promenade: Coastal Interpretation and Access 46,900 11,238,600