Nid ydym yn gwybod a yw'r ymateb mwyaf diweddar i'r cais hwn yn cynnwys gwybodaeth neuai peidio - os chi ywMike Orvis mewngofnodwch a gadael i bawb wybod.

School Library Services

Mike Orvis made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Bedford Borough Council

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Dear Bedford Borough Council,

I am conducting some research to understand the rate of school library closures over the next 12 months.

I politely request the following :

1) Do you still maintain and run a School Library Service?
2) Are there plans to close the School Library Service in the next 2 years?

Please reply with an answer to each numbered question.

Yours faithfully,

Mike Orvis

Freedom of Information, Bedford Borough Council

Thank you for your e-mail requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

We will proceed with the request which we received today. It is our
intention to have the information delivered to you as soon as possible
otherwise within the statutory 20 working days.

 

In consideration of the request, which may be subject to any exemptions/
exceptions the Council may rely on to refuse the request, some of which
are absolute and some of which only apply where the public interest in
maintaining the exemption/exception outweighs that in disclosing the
information.

 

 

Please note that should you be requesting information under the
Environmental Information Regulations although we provide free access to a
wide range of information through our website, access to any public
registers which we hold and for inspecting information at our offices, we
are allowed to charge you a reasonable fee for providing certain
information.  If applicable, we will issue you with a fee notice.  This
will detail the tasks involved in responding to the request, and
associated costs.  Further information is available on the EIR page of
Bedford Borough Council’s website at the following link:

 

[1]http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_de...

  

 

Please note that once a response has been forwarded to you an anonymised
summary of all requests appear on the Bedford Borough website at the
following link:

[2]http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_de...
Our current practise is that the information will be available to view on
the web for 2 years.

 

Any future correspondence you may have with the Council in relation to
this matter should be emailed to [3][Bedford Borough Council request email] .

 

Any emails containing personal or sensitive data will be sent as ‘secure
e-mails’.  In order for you to access a secure email you will be asked to
create an account and log into the Council’s secure e-mail reply service. 
If you do receive a secure email there will be instructions explaining how
to do this.

 

 

 

 

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attachment may be confidential and may contain legally privileged
information. It is intended only for the use of the named recipient. If
you are not the named recipient, please notify us immediately and delete
it from your system. In such an event, you should not disclose the
contents of this e-mail to any other person, or print it.”

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3. mailto:[Bedford Borough Council request email]

Andrea Bechtle, Bedford Borough Council

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure

 

Dear Mr Orvis,

 

Request pursuant to Environmental Information Regulations Act 2004 –
Request No.12141

 

Thank you for your request for information regarding school library
services, which we received on 2018. Your request has been considered
under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

Please see your request and our response below:

 

1) Do you still maintain and run a School Library Service?
    Yes.

2) Are there plans to close the School Library Service in the next 2
years?

    No current plans to close this service in the next 2 years.

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purposes of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.  For
further information regarding Re-use of Public Sector Information please
see the following link
[1]http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_de...

 

If you are unhappy with the way the authority has handled your request,
you may ask for an internal review. Please contact Barbara Morris,
Assistant Chief Executive, (Law & Governance), email:
[2][email address] who will arrange an internal review of
your case.  Under Regulation 11(2) this needs to be done no later than 40
working days after the date of this letter.  If you are not content with
the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to apply directly
to the Information Commissioner for a decision.

 

The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

[3]www.ico.gov.uk          

 

Yours sincerely

 

Andrea Bechtle

FOI & EIR Officer - Environment

Bedford Borough Council

Room 336, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK429AP

(01234) 718243 (ext 47243)
‘Bedford Borough Council - Working with our partners to make the borough a
better place to live, work and visit.’

 

 

 

dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Andrea Bechtle, Bedford Borough Council

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure

 

Dear Mr Orvis,

 

Following my previous email I am writing further to let you know your
request was considered under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and not
Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

Please see below updated response to replace my previous response sent to
you today at 14:00.

 

I apologise for any inconvenience caused.

 

Kind regards,

 

Andrea Bechtle.

 

 

Request pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request No. 12141

 

I refer to your recent enquiry for information held by the Council under
the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 concerning  Under
the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, the authority must state
whether or not the information exists and I can confirm that we do hold
the information you requested which has been answered below. 

 

1) Do you still maintain and run a School Library Service?
    Yes.

2) Are there plans to close the School Library Service in the next 2
years?

    No current plans to close this service in the next 2 years.

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purposes of news reporting. Any other reuse, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder. For
further information regarding Re-use of Public Sector information please
see link below.  If for whatever reason you are unhappy with our response
to your application you are entitled to pursue any dissatisfaction through
the Council's Internal Review Procedure.  Pursuant to Section 17 (7) of
the Act the procedure provided by the Council for dealing with complaints
about the determination of this request for information is the Council’s
FOI Complaints Procedure, a copy of which can be obtained on request or is
set out at:

[1]http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_de...

 

Yours sincerely

 

Andrea Bechtle

FOI & EIR Officer - Environment

Bedford Borough Council

Room 336, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK429AP

(01234) 718243 (ext 47243)
‘Bedford Borough Council - Working with our partners to make the borough a
better place to live, work and visit.’

 

From: Andrea Bechtle
Sent: 30 April 2018 14:00
To: '[FOI #474914 email]'
Cc: Freedom of Information
Subject: Response to FOI 12141

 

Bedford BC - OFFICIAL-Unsecure

 

Dear Mr Orvis,

 

Request pursuant to Environmental Information Regulations Act 2004 –
Request No.12141

 

Thank you for your request for information regarding school library
services, which we received on 2018. Your request has been considered
under the Environmental Information Regulations 2004.

 

Please see your request and our response below:

 

1) Do you still maintain and run a School Library Service?
    Yes.

2) Are there plans to close the School Library Service in the next 2
years?

    No current plans to close this service in the next 2 years.

 

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by the
Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including any non-commercial research you are doing and for
the purposes of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example commercial
publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.  For
further information regarding Re-use of Public Sector Information please
see the following link
[2]http://www.bedford.gov.uk/council_and_de...

 

If you are unhappy with the way the authority has handled your request,
you may ask for an internal review. Please contact Barbara Morris,
Assistant Chief Executive, (Law & Governance), email:
[3][email address] who will arrange an internal review of
your case.  Under Regulation 11(2) this needs to be done no later than 40
working days after the date of this letter.  If you are not content with
the outcome of the internal review, you have the right to apply directly
to the Information Commissioner for a decision.

 

The Information Commissioner can be contacted at:

Information Commissioner’s Office

Wycliffe House

Water Lane

Wilmslow

Cheshire

SK9 5AF

[4]www.ico.gov.uk          

 

Yours sincerely

 

Andrea Bechtle

FOI & EIR Officer - Environment

Bedford Borough Council

Room 336, Borough Hall, Cauldwell Street, Bedford, MK429AP

(01234) 718243 (ext 47243)
‘Bedford Borough Council - Working with our partners to make the borough a
better place to live, work and visit.’

 

 

 

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Nid ydym yn gwybod a yw'r ymateb mwyaf diweddar i'r cais hwn yn cynnwys gwybodaeth neuai peidio - os chi ywMike Orvis mewngofnodwch a gadael i bawb wybod.