||<p>We received 111 bids to the Early Intervention Youth Fund. The Early Intervention
Youth Fund of £22 million is already supporting 29 projects in England and Wales.
Over £17 million has already been allocated to projects delivering interventions to
young people at risk of criminal involvement, gang exploitation and county lines.</p><p>I
can confirm that there were 82 bids that did not receive funding in November 2018
which totalled nearly £26million over the two financial years (2018/19 and 2019/20).</p>