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Culture Recovery Fund: Greater London

Question for Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 122575, tabled on 30 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how much funding from the Culture Recovery Fund has been allocated to the culture and heritage sector in (a) Greater London, (b) Bexley Borough and (c) Bexleyheath and Crayford constituency since that fund was established.

Answered on

16 December 2020

As of 11 December, £1bn from the Culture Recovery Fund has been distributed to over 3000 organisations across England.

Across the arts and heritage recovery grants, repayable finance, and capital awards so far, support for London (including Greater London) was approximately £300m

Across the arts and heritage recovery grants, support for Bexley Borough was approximately £340,000.

Across the arts and heritage recovery grants, support for Bexleyheath and Crayford constituency was approximately £310,000.

This included funding for councils and local government owned assets including museums, theatres and music venues. This also included funding for organisations and sites including museums; archives; historical areas; designed landscapes; buildings; monuments and industrial transport.