British Broadcasting Corporation

A public corporation and a media organisation, also called BBC

The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a public broadcaster in the UK and one of the largest broadcasting organisation in the world.[1] The BBC is funded by the TV licence fee that is paid by UK households and business who have televisions.[1] The BBC is independent from direct government intervention, its activities being overseen by the BBC Board and regulated by Ofcom.[2] The BBC provides nine national TV channels (BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three, BBC Four, CBBC, CBeebies, BBC News, BBC Parliament, and, BBC Alba) as well as radio broadcasting, BBC Online and BBC iPlayer.[3]

‘TV Licensing’ is a trade mark of the BBC and is used under licence by companies paid to administer the collection of TV licence fees and enforcement of TV licensing on behalf of the BBC.[4]

Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 you have the right to information held by the BBC except for information the BBC holds for the purposes of journalism, art or literature.

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Ministerial Directions
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Halush Brinton on .

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Dear Mr Brinton,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...
Song played on Eastenders
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Catherine Alexander on .

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Dear Ms Catherine Alexander,   Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email bel...
UK Coronavirus Press conferences
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Garry Richardson on .

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Dear Mr Garry Richardson,     Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email be...
Old documentary no longer available
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mark on .

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Dear Mark,   Please find attached our reply to your request for information which we received on 25 May 2021, reference RFI20210931.   Yours s...
Naga Munchetty accommodation costs
Request sent to British Broadcasting Corporation by V. Whitford on .

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Could you please tell me- under the freedom of information act - the monthly cost for the hotel accommodations and meals paid by the BBC over the las...
Tik Tok spend
Request sent to British Broadcasting Corporation by Tom Phillips on .

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Could you please give me figures for how much the BBC has spent on creating content for Tik Tok in 2018, 2019, 2020 and to date 2021? And could yo...
Licence Fee Unit customer management system
Internal review request sent to British Broadcasting Corporation by A Willmore on .

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Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews. I am writing to request an internal review of British Broadcasting...
TV license
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Ms. S on .

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Dear Ms. S,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI202109886.   Yours sincerely,   Information...
Bashir reviews
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Paul Price on .

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Dear Mr Price,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI202108...
BBC Policy - Covert Human Intelligence Source
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Paul Atkinson on .

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Dear Mr Atkinson,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20210926.   Yours sincerely,   Informa...
Costs of the Dyson Investigation
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Rick Thomas on .

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Dear Mr Thomas                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI202108...
Redundancies due to Covid
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Ian Duckworth on .

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Dear Mr Ian Duckworth,   Please find attached our reply to your request for information which we received on 20 May 2021, reference RFI20210867....
Dear Mr A Slingsby,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI2...
Youtube
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Nick Leaton on .

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Dear Nick Leaton, Please send relevant FOI Requests to [BBC request email] Yours sincerely, Information Rights BBC Freedom of Information BC2 A4, Br...
BBC to Capita arrangements
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Julie Saunders on .

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Dear Ms Saunders,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference RFI20210838.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
Dear Chris Olive Please find attached the BBC's response to your FOI Internal Review request. Yours sincerely Information Rights, BBC Legal BC2A4, B...
Point of interest
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Jason on .

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Dear Jason,   I refer to your request for an internal review of the BBC's decision on your FOI request (RFI20210592).   Please see attached th...
Dear Rob Lackenby, The BBC does not offer an internal review when the information requested is not covered by the Act. If you disagree with our decisi...
Dear John Smith,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20210840.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
Reporting agreements between Capita and BBC
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Nath on .

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Dear Nath Please find attached the BBC's response to your FOI Internal Review request. Yours sincerely Information Rights, BBC Legal BC2A4, Broadcas...
Dear Kate Harris   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20210820.   Kind regards   Information...
Dear Stephen Harrison, Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your req...
BBC charity
Request to British Broadcasting Corporation by Edward Williams. Annotated by A Willmore on .

Information not held.

A fair point, well made.
Thank you for your prompt but further unhelpful reply. I have submitted a complaint to the ICO about the BBC using "journalism" to avoid answering...
Football Commentaries
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Andy Gill on .

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To read this email in English click [1]here I darllen yr ebost yn y Gymraeg, cliciwch [2]yma Thank you for contacting the Information Commissioner’...

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