Written Answers. - Sports Capital Programme.

Billy Timmins

Question:

230 Mr. Timmins asked the Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism when the capital grants funding scheme will be advertised; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [2865/03]

I intend to invite applications for funding under the national lottery funded sports capital programme 2003 in March of this year. At that time the programme will be advertised publicly and the guidelines, terms and conditions of the programme will be available.