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Martial Arts

Culture Media and Sport written question – answered on 24th November 2011.

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Photo of Dan Rogerson Dan Rogerson Liberal Democrat, North Cornwall

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Olympics, Media and Sport which martial arts organisations have received grants from his Department in each of the last 10 years; and how much each such grant was.

Photo of Hugh Robertson Hugh Robertson Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Culture, Media and Sport) (Sport and the Olympics)

Sport England invests national lottery and Exchequer funding in community sport.

The amount of lottery and Exchequer funding awarded to martial arts organisations can be found in the following tables. Sport England does not hold details of Exchequer funding prior to 2002-03.

Financial year Total (£)
2001-02 1,421,612
2002-03 1,495,315
2003-04 4,366,854
2004-05 587,290
2005-06 4,404,279
2006-07 930,000
2007-08 1,742,788
2008-09 500,000
2009-10 8,820,514
2010-11 796,750
Total 25,065,402
Financial year Total (£)
2002-03 125,000
2003-04 125,000
2004-05 254,535
2005-06 826,496
2006-07 1,826,725
2007-08 288,433
2008-09 942,615
2009-10 621,551
2010-11 826,037
Total 5,836,392

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