Written Answers. - Sports Capital Programme.

Bernard Allen


139 Mr. Allen asked the Minister for Tourism, Sport and Recreation when he will make a decision on the application by Ballybrack Athletic Club, County Dublin for grant aid towards the provision of an indoor track and leisure centre which will bring about the creation of 50 jobs and provide badly needed facilities for the young people in the Ballybrack area. [8367/98]

An application from Ballybrack Athletic Club was received in my Department in January 1998 and will be considered when grant allocations are being made for the coming year in accordance with the criteria for awarding such grants as set out in the terms and conditions of the Sports Capital Programme.