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Grant Shapps: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what (a) summits, (b) conferences and (c) seminars his Department has hosted since January 2008 at which a primary subject of discussion was the effect of the economic situation on matters within his Departments responsibility. 
Mr. Byrne: Units within the Cabinet Office use conferences and other types of events as one of a number of ways of engaging with stakeholders to support a range of Cabinet Office policies and activities.
Mr. Maude: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (1) what the wage bill of each Government department was in (a) 1996-97 and (b) the most recent year for which figures are available; 
Mr. Maude: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster if he will place in the Library a copy of the Cabinet Offices (a) document entitled Hospitality Received by Departmental Board Members and (b) List of Ministers financial interests. 
As Chief Executive of the Central Office of Information (COI), I have been asked to reply to your recent Parliamentary Question  on numbers of News Distribution (NDS) press releases.
The Central Office of Information's News Distribution Service distributes press releases on behalf of the Departments and maintains a record of press releases since 1997 at:
Mr. Roger Williams: To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what the average annual income of (a) an urban and (b) a rural household was in each region in each of the last three years; and if he will make a statement. 
As National Statistician, I have been asked to reply to your Parliamentary Question asking what the average annual income of (a) an urban and (b) a rural household was in each region in each of the last three years. (266451)
This information is not available from statistical surveys or administrative sources held centrally.
As Deputy Chief Executive of the Central Office of Information (COI), I have been asked to reply to your recent Parliamentary Question  on how many copies of PR Week are purchased each week by the Media Monitoring Unit (MMU).
I can confirm that the MMU purchase one copy per week.
Mr. Stewart Jackson: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the written answer by Baroness Andrews of 9 March 2009, Official Report, House of Lords, WA212-13, on the Preventing Violent Extremism Pathfinder Fund, if her Department will adopt a policy requiring all local authorities that have received additional funding from it to prevent violent extremism through the non-ring-fenced area-based grant to report annually (a) to which community groups and individuals they have allocated funding and (b) on the work they have undertaken and how they plan to monitor its effectiveness. 
Mr. Khan: Funding has been provided to local authorities through the area based granta non-ring fenced grant fund which allows local authorities to decide the most effective and efficient routes to invest their resources for the delivery of local priorities.
All authorities, including those who have received area-based grant funding in support of their work to prevent violent extremism, must therefore report to Government annually against national indicator 35, an indicator in the national indicator set which measures progress in building resilience to violent extremism. Work to prevent violent extremism is included in the comprehensive area assessment process, led by the Audit Commission, which assesses how well local services are working together to improve the quality of life for local people.
We continue to work closely with local authorities to deliver this agenda and the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government wrote to the Speaker of the House of Commons on 17 March, copied to the hon. Member for Wycombe (Mr. Goodman), agreeing to provide information about the groups that local authorities are working with.
Mark Pritchard: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government if she will commission research into allegations of physical violence against people attending mosques in England and Wales. 
Mr. Vara: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government which works of art from the Government Art Collection each Minister in her Department has selected for display in a private office. 
Mr. Hunt: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what (a) grade II, (b) grade II* and (c) grade I listed buildings have been owned by her Department in each of the last three years. 
Communities and Local Government has held responsibility for two freehold Grade II* listed
buildings. They are Old Burlington House and New Burlington House situated in Piccadilly, London.
Julia Goldsworthy: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government which former (a) hon. Members who left Parliament since 1997 and (b) Members of the House of Lords from each party have been appointed to positions on public bodies within her Departments responsibility; and who made each appointment. 
Justine Greening: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government pursuant to the answer of 9 February 2009, Official Report, column 1689W, on departmental recruitment, what estimate she has made of the annual salary cost of the new (a) permanent, (b) temporary and (c) agency staff recruited by her Department in each year since 2005-06. 
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Harry Cohen: To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what estimate she has made of the level of affordability of individual access to broadband internet which will be achieved under the Digital Britain plan. 
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