Dear Sefton Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could please provide any information (for example, emails or meeting minutes/notes) you hold regarding the following:

1) The request received to support International Women's Day by flying a flag above Bootle and Southport Town Hall (as described in the statement from your spokesperson on 02/03/2020)

2) How the decision was made to fly a flag in support of International Women's Day from the 02/03/2020 and any relevant discussion or correspondence that preceded this decision

3) How the decision was made to remove these flags on 02/03/2020

Yours faithfully,
Stephanie Stamp

Information, Sefton Borough Council

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Our reference: 3983317

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Dear Ms Stamp
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 3 March
2020.
 
We are dealing with your request under the Freedom of Information Act
2000 and we aim to send a response by 31 March 2020.
 
In some cases, a fee may be payable. If we decide a fee is payable, we
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proceeding with your request.
 
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Dear Ms Stamp
 
Thank you for your request for information received on 3 March 2020.
 
Please find attached our response to your request.
 
Yours sincerely
 
David McCullough
Chief Legal and Democratic Officer
 
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