Dear East Sussex County Council,
Please provide details of any relief from business rates which applies, or has applied at any time over the past 10 years, to the property:
Caple Ne Ferne
2 Albany Road
St Leonards on Sea
owned by Narconon UK, part of the Scientology organisation.
Dear Mr Thackeray,
FOI request ref 2010 / 088 / Thackeray / Business rates relief
Thank you for your email of 4 February. You asked for information
relating to business rates relief.
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Ah, I see. Many thanks Lynn, sorry to trouble you.
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