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.

3752 requests

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Dear Mr Brooke,   Thank you for your request to the BBC of 16 January 2021 under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (‘the Act’) seeking the follo...
TVL - year end Service Review Pack
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Edward Brooke on .

Long overdue.

Dear Edward Brooke   Thank you for your request to the BBC of 16^th January 2021 under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (‘the Act’) seeking the...
Caversham Park
Follow up sent to British Broadcasting Corporation by Spencer Count on .

Partially successful.

Received, thank you. Yours sincerely, Spencer Count
BBC Music Awards
Request to British Broadcasting Corporation by Dean Ockerby. Annotated by J Flynn on .

Long overdue.

You've misunderstood the response - the information is exempt because the *BBC* hold the information "for the purposes of ‘journalism, art or literatu...
Cost of Spitfire Flights
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mark Lewis on .

Refused.

Dear Mark,   Please accept our apologies for any confusion however the reference number for your request should have read RFI20201441.   Yours...
How much does the BBC spend on digital marketing?
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mr M Meaney on .

Awaiting classification.

    Dear Mr M Meaney   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20210036.   Kind regards   Info...
Correspondence regarding the Reith Lecture
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to John Ranford on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Ranford,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20210023.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
EU to BBC Funding
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Philip Latham on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Philip Latham,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI2...
How many TV licences have been cancelled in 2020?
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Nathan Soper on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Soper,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI202100...
What are the 100 genders ?
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Jake Dodo on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Stephen   Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20202039.   Kind regards   Information Righ...
Management of Physical Records
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Michael Acton on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Acton,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI202020...
See also https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/request/emails_sent_to_bbc_director_gene
Dear Annette,   Thank you for your email. As stated in our response, the BBC does not offer an internal review when the information requested is n...
Settlement Agreements
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Caroline Barlow on .

Partially successful.

Dear Ms Barlow,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20201...
Dear Simon Williams,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI...
Sports Personality of the Year Voting & Costs
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Richard Hobson on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Richard Hobson,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference [1]RFI20202012.   Yours sincerely,  ...
Britbox cost
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Mr G on .

Awaiting classification.

Dear Mr Powell,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20202...
Dear Ms Trenaman,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference RFI20192031.   Yours sincerely,   Informat...
Activist
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Callum Cromwell on .

Successful.

Dear Mr Cromwell,   Please find attached our response to your requests for information reference RFI20200795 and RFI20200796.   Yours sincerel...
Dear Dean,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference RFI20201660.   Yours sincerely,   Information Rig...
Cost of eastenders set
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to Douglas Grant on .

Refused.

Dear Mr Grant,   Please find attached our response to your request for information reference RFI20191950.   Yours sincerely,   Information...
BBC portable iPlayer use locations
Response by British Broadcasting Corporation to P. Dawson on .

Successful.

Dear P Dawson,   Please find attached our response to your request for information, reference RFI20201730.   Yours sincerely,   Informatio...
Dear Anthony J Smith,                                              Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RF...
BBC Press Officers
Follow up sent to British Broadcasting Corporation by A Willmore on .

Successful.

Many thanks for your recent response to my FOI request. It was only a few days ago that I checked the contents of the linked BBC Press Office page...
Dear Mr Hillas   Please find attached the BBC’s response to your Freedom of Information Internal Review request.   Yours sincerely   Infor...

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