Details of a Covenant / Charge placed on a parcel of land

Jennifer Stobart made this Freedom of Information request to Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

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The request was refused by Bury Metropolitan Borough Council.

Jennifer Stobart

Dear Bury Metropolitan Borough Council,
18 Apr 2021
Please forward to me details of a Covenant/Charge placed on the piece of land in Radcliffe currently occupied by the Millwood School, the demolished Radcliffe High School and playing fields. The land is bounded by School Street, Ulundi Street, Manchester Bury and Bolton Canal and Beesley & Fiennes Builders Merchants.

Yours faithfully,

Jennifer Stobart

Customer Contact Team, Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

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Jennifer Stobart

Dear Customer Contact Team,
I have received a response requesting me to make a formal request through your own site with a link attached. The link provided me with the response 'not available'. I searched your site and found the appropriate form and completed it and am awaiting your response.

The appropriate Title No.s are:-
MAN109858 Freehold
MAN209248 Leasehold
MAN27470 Freehold

Many thanks for your help

Yours sincerely,

Jennifer Stobart

FOI, Bury Metropolitan Borough Council

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Paul Lakin

Director of Economic Regeneration & Capital Growth






Our Ref: FOI331723528

Your Ref: 12909

Date: 19 May 2021

E-Mail: [1][email address]>



Dear Ms Stobart


Request for Information - Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA)



I write further to your e-mail of 4 May 2021 received by the Council on 4
May 2021 where you made the following request for information:


Details of any Charges/covenants on the parcel of land bounded by School
St, Ulundi St,Manchester, BuryBolton Canal & Beesley & Fiennes Builders
Merchants and part occupied by Millwood School and the demolished
Secondary School. Covered by Title No's MAN109858 (Freehold), MAN209248
(Leasehold) and MAN27470 (Freehold)


The Council’s response to your request is that although the Councils holds

information, it is exempt from disclosure under Section 21 of FOIA and is

being withheld because that the information is reasonably accessible by
other means, it     

can be requested  from the Land Regisrty.



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