To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many single farm payments were made to farmers in (a) England and (b) Somerset in the week ending (i) 24 February, (ii) 3 March, (iii) 10 March and (iv) 17 March.
The number of Single Payment Scheme claims paid are as follows:
(a)(i) Week ending
(ii) Week ending
(iii) Week ending
(iv) Week ending
(b) The Rural Payments Agency does not have data available on a regional basis, as the scheme is not administered in this way.