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Mr. Harper: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster how many and what percentage of Questions tabled to his Department for answer on a named day received a substantive reply on the day named in the last 12 months for which figures are available. 
David Mundell: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what role he expects the devolved administration in Scotland to play in relation to the Government's National Security Strategy and National Security Committee. 
Mr. Don Foster: To ask the Minister for the Olympics pursuant to the answer of 25 June 2007, Official Report, column 50W, on Olympic Games: Greater London and the subsequent announcement of Adidas as official sponsor and sportswear supplier of the 2012 Olympic Games, what obligations are contained within the terms of the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG)s contracts with suppliers and licensees, in particular Adidas, to ensure that they monitor, enforce and report on compliance with the standards of the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Base Code; what steps will be taken to ensure compliance with the living wage provision of the ETI base code; and how LOCOG plans to work with the Play Fair Alliance and ETI in the future. 
Tessa Jowell: The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) is committed to promoting ethical principles consistent with the Olympic Charter. LOCOG is making the Ethical Trading Initiative (ETI) Base Code (which includes a living wage provision) a condition for suppliers (and licensees) where applicable, and is going through a process of ensuring it is applied to all appropriate contracts.
LOCOG is in the process of developing a Sustainable Sourcing Code which sets out expectations of suppliers and licensees and its approach to managing its supply chain, through programmes such as the Suppliers Ethical Data Exchange (SEDEX). Adidas has signed up to the full provisions of LOCOGs sustainability requirements.
Tessa Jowell: The DCMS Resource Accounts for 2006-07 (HC 847) show the following expenditure on the Olympics: £39.7 million in 2005-06, and £99.9 million in 2006-07. Additionally, the Government Olympic Executive, part of the DCMS, cost £1.4 million in 2005-06 and £3.1 million in 2006-07. This information is not reported at 2007-08 prices.
Mr. Hoban: To ask the Minister for the Olympics pursuant to the answer of 3 September 2007, Official Report, column 1593W, on the Olympic Games: Greater London, whether (a) KPMG and (b) officials in the Department for Culture, Media and Sport made updates to financial estimates of the cost of the Olympics. 
Tessa Jowell: KPMG were commissioned in October 2005, to provide advice on the cost of the Olympic Games. That advice was provided on an ongoing basis; and involved KPMG presenting information in the form of oral presentations and updates to financial estimates. This work was overseen by the cost review group which included officials from the Department.
encourage competition, locally, nationally and internationally through actively promoting tendering opportunities, to promote as wide and as vigorous a competition as can be achieved.
The Prime Minister: Special advisers are appointed under the terms and conditions set out in the Model Contract and Code of Conduct for Special Advisers, copies of which are in the Library of the House.
(5) how much the chair of the Council of Economic Advisers is paid; whether Dan Corry holds a position remunerated by the public purse other than in relation to the Council of Economic Advisers; and if he will make a statement. 
Mr. Hoban: To ask the Prime Minister on what dates his Department breached its (a) resource, (b) near-cash, (c) administration and (d) capital budgets since 2001; what the total value of each breach was; and what the reason was for each breach. 
Mrs. May: To ask the Prime Minister (1) how many citizens juries have been arranged by his Office since June 2007; which organisations were commissioned to conduct each citizens jury; and what the estimated cost is of each exercise; 
(2) how many citizens' juries were arranged for (a) his Department and (b) his Departments agencies in each year since 1997; which organisations were commissioned to conduct each citizens' jury; and what the cost was of each. 
Dr. Julian Lewis: To ask the Prime Minister pursuant to the answer of 15 October 2007, Official Report, column 820W, on Iraq: peacekeeping operations, at which of his regular meetings with the Secretary of State for Defence he informed him of his decision to announce troop withdrawal from Iraq. 
James Purnell: None. The settlement was announced on 18 January this year. It is a fair and realistic settlement that will allow the BBC to secure the effective promotion of its public purposes, as set out in the Charter and Agreement.
11. Sir Nicholas Winterton: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many young athletes in (a) England and (b) Macclesfield constituency have received financial support from Sport England in the last 12 months. 
Mr. Sutcliffe: Sport England does not provide any direct financial support to individual athletes. Its primary role is to increase participation in sport through Exchequer and Lottery funding in programmes and projects around the country.
UK Sport, the Governments lead agency for elite sport, provides financial support to our most talented athletes through its World Class Pathway Programme. There are currently 361 athletes under 21 in England receiving funding through this programme, one of whom lives in Macclesfield.
12. Mr. Evans: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what recent discussions he has had with the Director General of the BBC on the BBCs public service broadcasting responsibilities. 
17. Michael Fabricant: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what recent discussions he has had with the BBC Trust on the BBCs public service obligations; and if he will make a statement. 
James Purnell: None. The BBCs public service broadcasting responsibilities are set out in the Charter and Agreement. It is the responsibility of the BBC Trust to secure the effective promotion of the BBCs Public Purposes.
James Purnell: My Departmentalong with Ofcom, Digital UK and the Help Schemewill be assessing the switchover process in Whitehaven to see if there are any lessons for other areas. Early indications are that the process has been well managed.
Margaret Hodge: Levels of financial support for music and dance through Arts Council England are now at their highest ever, with the music sector receiving over £100 million and the dance sector over £35 million during 2007-08.
Margaret Hodge: Heritage funding by the Government has risen from £182.5 million in 2003-04 to £205.2 million in 2007-08. This is a 1.7 per cent. increase in real terms. A breakdown of these figures will be placed in the Library.
Lottery grants have fallen from £333.9 million in 2002-03 to £310.9 million, a real terms decrease of 16.0 per cent. However, this figure has fluctuated during this period (with a maximum in 2004-05 of £363 million). The average was £328.74 million.
The 2006-07 School Sport Survey showed that 86 per cent. of pupils in maintained schools in England participate in at least two hours of high quality Physical Education and school sport each week, an increase of 6 percentage points on last year and exceeding the 2008 target of 85 per cent. a year early.
Both Departments continue to work closely to develop the plans to offer children and young people, aged 5 to 16 years, five hours of sport a week and three hours for young people aged 16-19 years from April 2008.
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