Budget for judicial review regarding police and crime commissioner takeover

Christian Barnett made this Freedom of Information request to Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service

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Christian Barnett

Dear Hereford and Worcester Fire Brigade,

Please could you tell me whether Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service has allocated a specific amount in its budget to pay for the judicial review into police and crime commissioner John Campion's proposed takeover of the fire service.

If so, could you please tell me how much.

Yours faithfully,

Christian Barnett

Information Requests, Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service

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Dear Mr Barnett,

 

Thank you for your request for information concerning finance arrangements
relating to a Judicial Review, received by Hereford & Worcester Fire and
Rescue Service (the Service) on 15^th June 2018.

 

Your enquiry will be considered under the [1]Freedom of Information Act
(FOIA) 2000 and responded to by no later than 13^th July 2018 in
accordance with the FOIA 20 working days reply schedule. 

 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact
the Service's Performance and Information Team on Tel: 0345 12 24454
or by e-mail to [2][email address] and please use reference number FOIA
61/06/18 in all future correspondence.

 

Kind regards

 

Bronwyn Shenington-Gunn | Programme Support Advisor | Programme Office

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service  |  Headquarters

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Dear Mr Barnett

 

Thank you for your request for information, which was received by Hereford
& Worcester Fire and Rescue Service (the Service) on 15 June 2018. 

 

Your enquiry relating to budget for the Judicial Review has been
considered under the [1]Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) Act 2000. The
Service can confirm that the requested information is held and that Fire
Authority Members considered a cost estimate made by counsel before
deciding to proceed. Officers estimate that this cost will be contained
within existing budgets.

 

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Performance & Information Department on tel: 0345 12 24454 or by e-mail to
[2][email address].  In any such communication, please include the FOIA
number assigned.

 

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Information Commissioner, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, SK9 5AF,
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Thank you for your request for Information.

 

Kind regards

 

 

Bethan Groom | Information Governance Advisor | Performance and
Information

Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service  |  Headquarters

T: 01905 368 310 | [6][email address]

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