Asbestos YHN properties.

craig snowdon made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Your Homes Newcastle

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

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Dear Your Homes Newcastle,

Could you please supply the information (if available) on the following please:

1) How many YHN owned properties on Weldon Crescent High Heaton NE7 7HX have asbestos in there construction/materials used in building?

If any how many require weekly/monthly/yearly maintenance?

2) How many of the tenants that rent the properties in Weldon Crescent High Heaton know about this?

3) Has there been any reports from tenants or any one employed for YHN/NCC about discovery/disturbance of asbestos in the YHN owned properties?

If so how many and provide details of report(s).

4) Has YHN found asbestos in any owned properties for Weldon Crescent High Heaton NE7 7HX over the past 5 years that YHN did not know was there?

If so how many and provide details of the report?

4) Has there been any extraction of asbestos carried out by yourselves or someone contracted on your behalf in the past 5 years?

If so please provide details.

Yours faithfully,
Craig Snowdon

information.requests (YHN),

Our Ref 30659

Dear Craig Snowdon


Thank you for your request for information received on 10/10/17, Daniel
McGuinness, Lead Communications Officer, who is based at Your Homes
Newcastle, Benton Park Road, will be dealing with your request.


We are required under the Freedom of Information Act to provide you with a
full response within 20 working days.  In this case that would be by


If there is anything further you would like us to know about your request,
please contact [1] [Your Homes Newcastle request email] and quote reference
number 30574.


Yours sincerely



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Gadawodd craig snowdon anodiad ()

Dear YHN,

Thank You for the swifted reply,

May I add that (Q3) relates to Weldon Crescent High Heaton, not the whole of YHN properties.

Can I also add to my request of Q4 and Q4.1 that it includes any decorating materials added to the property by YHN or Tenants.

Thank You
Craig Snowdon

Dear information.requests (YHN),

As it has been more than the allowed time for a information request to be handled and I have had no response as to why the I.R will be delayed I'm formally asking for a internal review.

Yours sincerely,

craig snowdon