Dear Hackney Borough Council,
As of January 2013, please could you tell me:
1) How many allotment sites are there in Hackney for which the Council has access to waiting list data?
2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?
3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these sites?
4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?
5) How many new allotment sites on council land were brought into use in 2011 and 2012? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots
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Dear Information Management,
On the 7th January I sent a request for information on allotments and waiting lists. By law, you should normally have responded promptly and by 4 February 2013.
I'd be grateful if you could follow this up.
Dear Information Management,
I'm writing to request an internal review of your handling of my request for data on allotments and waiting lists.
I submitted the request on the 7th of January and have had no response apart from what looks like an automated confirmation of receipt of the request.
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