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Olympic Games 2012

Olympics written question – answered on 11th June 2009.

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Photo of Pete Wishart Pete Wishart Shadow Spokesperson (Culture, Media and Sport), Shadow Spokesperson (Home Affairs), Shadow Spokesperson (International Development), Shadow Spokesperson (Justice)

To ask the Minister for the Olympics how much has been raised from all dedicated London 2012 Olympic Lottery games (a) in total and (b) in each quarter of 2008-09.

Photo of Barbara Follett Barbara Follett Minister of State (Culture and Tourism), Regional Affairs, Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Culture and Tourism), Department for Culture, Media & Sport

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As at 31 March 2009, the total contributed to the Olympic Lottery Distribution Fund (OLDF) from designated Olympic Lottery games is £390.4 million.

The amount contributed to the OLDF from designated Olympic Lottery Games in each quarter of financial year 2008-09 is:

£ million
Quarter 1 31.2
Quarter 2 43.6
Quarter 3 27.3
Quarter 4 24

The National Lottery Commission publishes quarterly reports detailing the level of funds that have been transferred to the OLDF. These are available on its website:

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