Category: Freedom of Information

Tory PCC Expenses & #FOI Raise Their Ugly Heads Again

Tory PCC Expenses & #FOI Raise Their Ugly Heads Again

Has anybody here seen Julia Mulligan since the PCC Elections?  She seems to have gone walkabout, or at least her office has in FOIWorld. 31st March, I posed a simple question (or at least...

Something Smells Rotten In Mrs May’s Empire

Something Smells Rotten In Mrs May’s Empire

At the back end of last year you will no doubt recall I had cause to think that Tom Winsor had dsisappeared, that post is here.   I have now had my reply from...

Freedom of Information – I Have Met My Match

Freedom of Information – I Have Met My Match

I recently contacted Northamptonshire Police with a Freedom of Information Request, asking how many Police Stations had closed in the last 5 years, and how many were envisaged to close in the coming 5...

Two Simple Questions, How Hard Can It Be?

Two Simple Questions, How Hard Can It Be?

Could you please provide me with the estimated/anticipated cost of providing a Candidate Leaflet or ‘Mailshot’ for the 2016 Mayoral Elections? Could you please provide me with the estimated/anticipated cost of providing a Candidate...

This Home Office Is More Arrogant Than Any I Can Remember

This Home Office Is More Arrogant Than Any I Can Remember

When the Winsor Independent Reviews were first published I asked the Home Office for copies of any Risk and/or Impact Assessments, their reply was this; No formal impact assessment has been carried out in...