Statutory Allotments

Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Wigan Borough Council,

Please could you acknowledge this request.
>
> Please send me the following information on allotments:
>
> 1) a list of all council owned or managed sites.
>
> 2) for each site, please say if it is designated as a
> Statutory* or Temporary allotment site..
>
> 3) for sites classified as Temporary, please indicate what
> ultimate use is to be made of the land.
>
> * Statutory allotment land is defined as land of which the
> freehold or very long lease is vested in the allotments
> authority, and which was either originally purchased for
> allotments or subsequently appropriated for allotment use.
> Temporary allotment land is rented by an allotments
> authority or owned by the authority but ultimately
> destined for some other use."

Yours faithfully,

David J Morris

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Wigan Council, Town Hall,
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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Sir,

I am writing to respond to your freedom of information request.  This
request has been handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.
Your request and our response in blue is detailed below.
 Please send me the following information on allotments:
     >
     > 1) a list of all council owned or managed sites.
     >
     > 2) for each site, please say if it is designated as a
     > Statutory* or Temporary allotment site..
     >
     > 3) for sites classified as Temporary, please indicate what
     > ultimate use is to be made of the land.
     >
     > * Statutory allotment land is defined as land of which the
     > freehold or very long lease is vested in the allotments
     > authority, and which was either originally purchased for
     > allotments or subsequently appropriated for allotment use.
     > Temporary allotment land is rented by an allotments
     > authority or owned by the authority but ultimately
     > destined for some other use."

<<site list.xls>>
The attached document lsists all the WLCT managed sites.

They are all statutory sites.

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Yours faithfully,
Rita Wood
Legal Practice Officer
Wigan Council
Resources Directorate - Legal and Risk
Town Hall,  Library Street, Wigan WN1 1YN
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