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ASHFIELD DISTRICT COUNCIL 
Urban Road, 
Kirkby-in-Ashfield, 
Nottingham, Tel: 
01623 
450000 
East Midlands. 
Fax:  01623 457585 
NG17 8DA 
www.ashfield-dc.gov.uk 
 
 
Mrs A Johnson 
xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx.xxx 
 
 
Contact: 
Andy Gray 
Our Ref: 
JohnsonA/260808/ 
Scrutiny & Policy Officer 
SL-F3 
(Information Management) 
Direct Line: 
(01623) 457244 
Your Ref: 

E-Mail 
x.xxxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx 
Date: 
17/09/2008 
 
 
 
Dear Mrs Johnson 
 
INFORMATION REQUEST  
 
Your request for information has now been considered and the information requested is as 
follows:  
 
I would like to know, 
 
Qa) 

how many findings of maladministration the local government ombudsman has made against your 
council  over the last 10 years. 

A. None 
 
Qb) 

how many findings of maladministration your council, either in full or in part, has refused to accept. 
A. 
n/a see Q1 
 
Q) 
how many findings of maladministration your council has accepted but refused to comply, either in 
full or in part, with the local government ombudsman's recommended remedy. 

A. 
n/a see Q1 
 
If you have any queries or concerns then please feel free to contact me. 
 
If you have a complaint about the handling of your enquiry then please contact myself or  
Mrs. ZoĆ« Butler Customer Services Manager at: 
Ashfield District Council, Urban Road, 
Kirkby-In-Ashfield, 
Nottingham, 
East Midlands. 
NG17 8DA, 
 
telephone: 01623 457509 
e-mail: x.xxxxxx@xxxxxxxxxxx.xxx.xx. 
 
 
A.G. MELLOR, Chief Executive   
J.R. CHRISTOPHER, Deputy Chief Executive (Inward Focus)  P.G. MARSHALL, Deputy Chief Executive (Outward Focus) 

Upon following the corporate Complaints Procedure you are still not satisfied with the 
outcome received you also have a right of appeal to the Information Commissioner at: 
Information Commissioner's Office 
Wycliffe House, Water Lane  
Wilmslow  
Cheshire 
SK9 5AF  
 
Telephone:   01625 545 700 
www.informationcommissioner.gov.uk 
 
The information provided has been released under the appropriate Access to Information 
legislation. 
This does NOT allow for re-use of that information. 
If re-use is required for this or any other Council information you must contact Ashfield 
District Council for permission as terms and conditions may apply. 
Please use contact details above. 
 
 
Yours sincerely 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Mr J R Christopher 
Deputy Chief Executive (Inward Focus) 
 
A.G. MELLOR, Chief Executive   
J.R. CHRISTOPHER, Deputy Chief Executive (Inward Focus)  P.G. MARSHALL, Deputy Chief Executive (Outward Focus) 

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