London Community Sports Board (4)

MQT on 2009-11-18
Session date: 
November 18, 2009
Question By: 
Andrew Boff
GLA Conservatives
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


Of the £15.5m that you promised for grass-roots sport in London, how much has been spent, to which projects has it been allocated, and how much of the rest has been earmarked?


Answer for London Community Sports Board (4)

Answer for London Community Sports Board (4)

Answered By: 
The Mayor

To date, a total £629,088 has been spent on the following five projects:

Make a Splash (mobile swimming pools): £325,562 Panathlon Challenge (disability sport): £83,526 Street Athletics: £130,000 London Boxing Academy: £60,000 Beyond Sport London Award (won by the Ebony Horse Club, Brixton): £30,000

Of the remainder, £7.5 million has been earmarked for facilities, approximately £2.5 million for skills, and approximately £5 million for sport-based intervention programmes. *