Dear Hillingdon Borough Council,

Please provide information on how many of Hillingdon's nurseries and children's centres have been sold, transferred or closed between January 2015 and June 2021. Please provide the full address of each of the buildings that have been affected and the super output area in which they are located.

Of those that have been sold or transferred please detail (by providing the full address) how many went to
- public sector organisations (including schools, colleges and health providers)
- private providers (for profit providers)
- voluntary and/ or community sector providers (not for profit providers)

Please detail how many childcare places this represents in total and detail the number of childcare places that have been transferred in settings sold or transferred broken down by public sector providers, private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Please detail how many staff posts this represents in total and detail the number of staff posts in settings sold or transferred to public sector providers, private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Many thanks for your swift response.
Yours faithfully,

Lucie Stephens

SCH FOI, Hillingdon Borough Council

Dear Lucie Stephens,
I am writing in response to your request for information under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000, received 15/07/2021
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 we have 20 working days to
respond to your requests.  Therefore, the deadline for our response is
12/08/2021
“Your request for information may be delayed due to urgent operational
responses to dealing with Covid_19 priorities. We apologise for any
inconvenience this may cause. We do remain committed to responding to your
request and will respond as soon as we are able. Should our response to
your request breach the statutory timeframe and you remain unhappy with
our response, you have the right to complain to the Information
Commissioners Office. Their contact details are Information Commissioner's
Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF”.
If we require further information or clarification from you to assist us
in responding to your request, or if we require a fee to be paid before we
can respond we will contact you shortly.
Yours sincerely
Michelle Barber
Members Liaison Officer /FOI Officer
Resident Services

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From: Lucie Stephens <[FOI #774475 email]>
Sent: 15 July 2021 16:44
To: FOI <[Hillingdon Borough Council request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Closure, sale or transfer of
childcare settings
 
Dear Hillingdon Borough Council,

Please provide information on how many of Hillingdon's nurseries and
children's centres have been sold, transferred or closed between January
2015 and June 2021. Please provide the full address of each of the
buildings that have been affected and the super output area in which they
are located.

Of those that have been sold or transferred please detail (by providing
the full address) how many went to
- public sector organisations (including schools, colleges and health
providers)
- private providers (for profit providers)
- voluntary and/ or community sector providers (not for profit providers)

Please detail how many childcare places this represents in total and
detail the number of childcare places that have been transferred in
settings sold or transferred broken down by public sector providers,
private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Please detail how many staff posts this represents in total and detail the
number of staff posts in settings sold or transferred to public sector
providers, private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Many thanks for your swift response.
Yours faithfully,

Lucie Stephens

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FOI, Hillingdon Borough Council

FOI 8958341
Dear Lucie Stephens, 

I am writing in response to your request for information below. 

  

1. Please provide information on how many of Hillingdon's nurseries and
children's centres have been sold, transferred or closed between January
2015 and June 2021. Please provide the full address of each of the
buildings that have been affected and the super output area in which they
are located.

2 children's centres have been closed as follows: Hillside Children's
Centre, Hillside Infant School, Northwood Way, Northwood, Middlesex HA6
1RX (LSOA:E01002482) Uxbridge College Children's Centre, Uxbridge College
(Hayes Campus), College Way, Coldharbour Lane, Hayes UB3 3BB (LSOA:
E01002501).

2. Of those that have been sold or transferred please detail (by providing
the full address) how many went to - public sector organisations
(including schools, colleges and health providers) - private providers
(for profit providers) - voluntary and/ or community sector providers (not
for profit providers).

Both centres were transferred back to public sector organisations, as they
were (wholly or in part) existing buildings owned by the school and
college, that had been adapted and developed for use as a children's
centre.

3. Please detail how many childcare places this represents in total and
detail the number of childcare places that have been transferred in
settings sold or transferred broken down by public sector providers,
private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

None.

4. Please detail how many staff posts this represents in total and detail
the number of staff posts in settings sold or transferred to public sector
providers, private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

12 staff in total; 11 staff were eligible to TUPE to the LA of which 8
chose to transfer.

 

If you have any queries regarding this matter, please do not hesitate to
contact me. 

If you wish to request an internal review of our response you should
write, within 2 months, to:

Office Managing Partner, Legal Services, Civic Centre, High St, Uxbridge,
UB8 1UW (or via email to [1][Hillingdon Borough Council request email] marked for the attention
of the Office Managing Partner).

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply to the Information Commissioner for a decision. The
Information Commissioner can be contacted at: Information Commissioner’s
Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF. 

Kind regards,
Data Protection & Freedom of Information Officer | London Borough of
Hillingdon | Legal Services 3E/04
Tel: 01895 55 6351 | FOI Email: [2][Hillingdon Borough Council request email] | SAR
Email: [3][email address
Address: London Borough of Hillingdon Civic Centre, Uxbridge, UB8 1UW

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From: SCH FOI <sch[Hillingdon Borough Council request email]>
Sent: 21 July 2021 11:48
To: [FOI #774475 email]
<[FOI #774475 email]>
Cc: FOI <[Hillingdon Borough Council request email]>
Subject: Fw: FOI 8958341 - From: Lucie Stephens - Due: 12th August 2021
 
Dear Lucie Stephens,
I am writing in response to your request for information under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000, received 15/07/2021
Under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 we have 20 working days to
respond to your requests.  Therefore, the deadline for our response is
12/08/2021
“Your request for information may be delayed due to urgent operational
responses to dealing with Covid_19 priorities. We apologise for any
inconvenience this may cause. We do remain committed to responding to your
request and will respond as soon as we are able. Should our response to
your request breach the statutory timeframe and you remain unhappy with
our response, you have the right to complain to the Information
Commissioners Office. Their contact details are Information Commissioner's
Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire SK9 5AF”.
If we require further information or clarification from you to assist us
in responding to your request, or if we require a fee to be paid before we
can respond we will contact you shortly.
Yours sincerely
Michelle Barber
Members Liaison Officer /FOI Officer
Resident Services

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From: Lucie Stephens <[FOI #774475 email]>
Sent: 15 July 2021 16:44
To: FOI <[Hillingdon Borough Council request email]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Closure, sale or transfer of
childcare settings
 
Dear Hillingdon Borough Council,

Please provide information on how many of Hillingdon's nurseries and
children's centres have been sold, transferred or closed between January
2015 and June 2021. Please provide the full address of each of the
buildings that have been affected and the super output area in which they
are located.

Of those that have been sold or transferred please detail (by providing
the full address) how many went to
- public sector organisations (including schools, colleges and health
providers)
- private providers (for profit providers)
- voluntary and/ or community sector providers (not for profit providers)

Please detail how many childcare places this represents in total and
detail the number of childcare places that have been transferred in
settings sold or transferred broken down by public sector providers,
private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Please detail how many staff posts this represents in total and detail the
number of staff posts in settings sold or transferred to public sector
providers, private providers and voluntary and community sector providers.

Many thanks for your swift response.
Yours faithfully,

Lucie Stephens

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[FOI #774475 email]

Is [Hillingdon Borough Council request email] the wrong address for Freedom of Information
requests to Hillingdon Borough Council? If so, please contact us using
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the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
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latest advice from the ICO:
[6]https://gbr01.safelinks.protection.outlo...

Please note that in some cases publication of requests and responses will
be delayed.

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