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Mr. Gibb: To ask the hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners if he will place in the Library a copy of (a) the agendas and (b) the minutes of each meeting of the (i) Church Commissioners and (ii) Church Commissioners' Assets Committee in the last 12 months. 
Mr. Gibb: To ask the hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners pursuant to the answer of 15 October 2009, Official Report, column 996W, on Church of England: finance, for what reason whole-Church figures are not available for years after 2006; and when he expects these figures to be available. 
Sir Stuart Bell: Collating financial information for the whole Church requires data from parishes, cathedrals, dioceses and the national Church institutions. Analysing regular annual data from thousands of legally independent entities is carried out through and in liaison with Church of England dioceses who use it for their own purposes.
This exercise consequently takes significant time but we endeavour to complete it within about 18 months of the annual parochial meetings that receive this information. I would hope that the whole-Church figures for 2007 would be available by the end of this year and the equivalent figures for 2008 by the end of next.
Mr. Gibb: To ask the hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners what the policy on planning, development and the environment is of the Ethical Investment Advisory Group of the Church of England. 
Sir Stuart Bell: The Ethical Investment Advisory Group has not formulated a policy specifically on planning and development, but its advice that the Church's national investing bodies should have regard to sustainable environmental practice in the investments they make applies to all asset classes including land and property.
Mr. Gibb: To ask the hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners with reference to the answer of 17 November 2008, Official Report, column 5W, how many questions for written answer by the hon. Member representing the Church Commissioners (a) were tabled in 2008 and (b) have been tabled in 2009 to date; and how many such questions were (i) answered substantively and (ii) not answered on grounds of disproportionate cost. 
Sir Stuart Bell: As I said in my answer of 17 November 2008, Official Report, column 5W, the Church Commissioners' record of questions does not distinguish between those for written and oral answer. However, I believe the total number of questions tabled in 2008 and in 2009 to date to be as follows:
2009 (to date)-98 questions
As far as I am aware, during this period I have only been unable to answer one question on grounds of disproportionate cost. This was the question from the hon. Member for Bognor Regis and Littlehampton on 20 April 2009, Official Report, column 40W. All other questions during this period have received substantive answers.
Mrs. Iris Robinson: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland (1) how much the (a) Northern Ireland Policing Board and (b) district policing partnerships cost to run in the latest year for which figures are available; 
Paul Goggins: These are operational matters for the Northern Ireland Policing Board, which is independent of Government. The hon. Member may wish to write to the Chief Executive of the Policing Board.
The Northern Ireland Office (NIO) is working closely with the criminal justice agencies in an effort to reduce the carrying of knives. This includes a series of schools events across Northern Ireland in mid-November, highlighting through drama the message that "knives ruin lives".
Mr. Dodds: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many staff there are in the office of the Parades Commission for Northern Ireland; what information his Department holds on the religious background of its staff; and how much the office spent on (a) administration and (b) current public relations in the latest period for which figures are available. 
Paul Goggins: The Parades Commission is supported by a Secretariat made up of 11 staff comprising Northern Ireland Office (NIO) home civil servants and seconded Northern Ireland civil servants. In order to comply with their obligations under the Fair Employment and Treatment (Northern Ireland) Order 1998, the NIO holds details of the community background of the HCS staff while the Northern Ireland civil service holds similar details of the NICS staff.
Mr. McGrady: To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what the content was of (a) correspondence sent by and (b) other communications made by him to the First and Deputy First Ministers of the Northern Ireland Executive since 1 October 2009 on issues related to policing and justice in Northern Ireland; and if he will place in the Library a copy of each such communication. 
Mr. Simon: The information provided in the table has been supplied by the Big Lottery Fund. It provides figures for the number of hits recorded for the Big Lottery Fund website in each financial year since the inception of the Big Lottery Fund on 1 June 2004.
Mr. Hunt: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many page hits have been recorded by the (a) English Heritage, (b) Heritage Lottery Fund and (c) National Heritage Memorial Fund website in each year since their creation. 
|(1) These are figures for incomplete years|
|(1) Heritage Lottery Fund only|
(2,3) Heritage Lottery Fund and National Heritage Memorial Fund combined
Simon Hughes: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport how many domestic flights within Great Britain officials from the Department made in 2008-09; and at what cost such flights were taken. 
|(1)( )Incomplete, no figures for February.|
Mr. Graham Stuart: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport with which providers (a) his Department and (b) its agency had a contract to provide postal services in (i) 2007, (ii) 2008, (iii) between 1 January 2009 and 1 July 2009 and (iv) since 1 July 2009. 
(a) Since 2007 The Department has had a contract with Pitney Bowes Management Services for the provision of postal services.
(b) The Royal Parks do not have a contract for the provision of postal services.
Mr. Burstow: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport pursuant to the answer of 15 October 2009, Official Report, column 1033W, on departmental rail travel, how many (a) journeys were paid for and (b) people travelled in each year; whether any nugatory expenditure was incurred in each year; and if he will make a statement. 
2008-09: (a) 470; (b) 227
2007-08: (a) 319; (b) 181
2006-07: (a) 744; (b) 303
Mr. Don Foster: To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport when he plans to provide money from the Digital Switchover Helpscheme Fund to pay for other services; and how much he expects to provide initially. 
Mr. Simon: The Digital Switchover Help Scheme has mailed more than 2.1 million eligible persons and completed over 180,000 installations and deliveries. It does look highly likely that there will be an under spend in the help scheme, though the switchover process has only just begun in earnest and the final outturn will depend on take up rates which could differ around the country and over time.
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