Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

Please advise the following:

1) Was Bruce Forsyth an employee of the BBC or self employed to provide services, as defined in his contract?
2) How much was Bruce Forsyth paid for hosting Strictly Come Dancing?
3)Have any discussions taken place regarding a memorial service for Bruce Forsyth?
4) Have any proposals been made to suggest a memorial service at Westminster Abbey, for example?
5) Will the BBC (licence payer) be paying for a memorial service at Westminster Abbey, for example, should any discussions involve this type of suggestion?
6) What budget would the BBC set aside for any memorial service at Westminster Abbey?
7) Will the Forsyth family be asked to pay for any memorial service that is a tribute to their family member?

Yours faithfully,

Wayne Tully

Peter Jones left an annotation ()

Be interesting to see what they come back with. As a deceased person (no offence Brucie) he isn't legally entitled to the same amount of privacy under the FOIA.

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Mr Tully


Freedom of Information Act 2000

Reference: RFI20171256

Thank you for your request made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
(the Act).   Your request will be processed in accordance with the Act and
we will therefore respond to you within 20 working days of our receipt of
your request.     

Should you have any queries, please contact us via the contact details
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Yours sincerely



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FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Mr Tully,


Please find attached the response to your request for information,
reference RFI20171256.


Yours sincerely


BBC Information Policy and Compliance

Room BC2 A4

Broadcast Centre

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W12 7TS



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