Correspondence with DfE regarding underwriting of legal costs to appeal term-time holiday ruling

Feargal Hogan made this Freedom of Information request to Isle of Wight Council

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Dear Isle of Wight Council,

Can you please provide copies of all correspondence with the DfE, officials and ministers in relation to underwriting the costs of the appeal against the recent term time holiday ruling?

Yours faithfully,

Feargal Hogan

Freedom of Information, Isle of Wight Council

Dear Mr Hogan,

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Dear Mr Hogan,

 

Re: Information Request CRM Ref. iw16/6/15307

 

Please find attached a response to your recent request for information.

 

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Rosie Wills | Information Access Officer | Corporate Information Unit

Isle of Wight Council | County Hall | Newport | Isle of Wight PO30 1UD

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