Brent literacy initiatives

Solomon Elliott made this Freedom of Information request to Brent Borough Council

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Dear Brent Borough Council,
How much money does the borough provide to literacy initiatives? Does the borough fund any initiatives concerning digital literacy or media literacy that help prevent online scams? If so, how much? Please provide five years worth of data, broken down by year.
If you require any clarification or there are any issues with the processing of this request, please let me know as soon as possible. Otherwise, I expect a response within the statutory deadline of 20 working days from the receipt of this request.
Yours faithfully,
Solomon Elliott,
[email address]

donotreply, Brent Borough Council

  Brent
Civic
Centre
  Engineers
Way
  Wembley
  HA9 0FJ
   
 
 

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Dear  Solomon Elliott
Freedom of Information Act 2000
Thank you for your request for information concerning FW: Freedom of
Information request - Brent literacy initiatives that was received on
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Bahadoor, Chidanand, Brent Borough Council

Dear Mr Elliot,

 

Unfortunately I cannot identify the information you have requested from
the details you have provided. To enable me to respond to your request,
could you please contact me to clarify what information we seek. The 20
working day timetable for responding to your request is halted whilst we
await the further details requested. If these are not received within 40
working days of this letter the request will be closed.

I will not be able to take this matter further without this extra
information from you. Please let me know by 14/05/2020.

If I do not hear from you within the timeframe provided, I shall take it
that you do not wish to pursue this request and will consider the request
closed.

 

If you need assistance, please contact me on 020 8937 1819.

 

Further clarification is regarding the meaning of literacy. What is it
that you mean by literacy. Until we know what you mean we will be unable
to respond to your request.

 

Kind regards,

 

Chidanand Bahadoor

Graduate Finance Trainee

Resources Department

Brent Council

020 8937 1819

 

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Dear Chidanand Bahadoor,

Thank you for getting back to me.
With regards to literacy, I mean programmes that promote reading, these are usually run by your library service.
Hope that clarifies the request.

All the best.

Yours sincerely,

Solomon Elliott

Bahadoor, Chidanand, Brent Borough Council

Dear Solomon Elliott,

If it is the library information you are requesting, we can provide this.

If you require any further information please let me know.

Kind regards,

Chidanand Bahadoor
Graduate Finance Trainee
Resources Department
Brent Council
020 8937 1819

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Dear Chidanand Bahadoor,

I would like to have the library service information but if there are any external literacy programmes that the council funds, that would be of use to but I can understand if this is not possible.

Thank you.
Yours sincerely,

Solomon Elliott

Bahadoor, Chidanand, Brent Borough Council

Dear Solomon Elliot,

Could you confirm you are happy for us to provide the information run by our library service.

Kind regards,

Chidanand Bahadoor
Graduate Finance Trainee
Resources Department
Brent Council
020 8937 1819

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Dear Chidanand,
Yes please.
Yours sincerely,

Solomon Elliott

Brent Council, Brent Borough Council

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Ref: CAS-171105-X3S3M0
Dear Solomon Elliott

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000

I can confirm that the information requested is held by Brent Council. I
have detailed the information that is being released to you as a PDF
attachment. 

Following our request for further clarification, I have attached the
information you have requested.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your
original letter and should be addressed to:

Brent Civic Centre 

Engineers Way 

Wembley HA9 0FJ 

[email address]

 

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: The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Phone: 0303 123 1113

Website: [1]www.ico.gov.uk

 

I will now close your request as of this date.

 

Yours sincerely

Chidanand Bahadoor 

Graduate Finance Trainee

 Brent Council

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Brent Civic Centre

Engineers Way

Wembley

HA9 0FJ                                                                   
                                                                         
       
                                                                         
                                                          
Mr.  Solomon Elliott

  


 
Ref: CAS-171105-X3S3M0
Dear Solomon Elliott

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000

I can confirm that the information requested is held by Brent Council. I
have detailed the information that is being released to you as a PDF
attachment. 

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within two months of the date of receipt of the response to your
original letter and should be addressed to:

Brent Civic Centre 

Engineers Way 

Wembley HA9 0FJ 

[email address]

 

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: The
Information Commissioner's Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

Phone: 0303 123 1113

Website: [1]www.ico.gov.uk

 

I will now close your request as of this date.

 

Yours sincerely

Chidanand Bahadoor 

Graduate Finance Trainee

 Brent Council

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