Fines issued for Jubilee street parties

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Charlotte Lynch

Dear FOI team,

I'd like to request the following information.

How many fines have been issued to the organisers of Jubilee street parties that took place on Friday 3rd June, Saturday 4th June or Sunday 5th June 2022, for breaching criteria for the event?

Please specify why fines were issued and break down how many were issued for the following breaches:

- Continuing past the allowed time
- Disrupting residents with music or other noise
- Charging for entry to the event
- The sale of alcohol
- The sale of cake and other food items
- Damage to the road or footway
- Failing to clear up rubbish
- Bunting not in line with regulations
- Failing to display clear signs indicating road closure

Please respond to me via my email address.

Kind regards,
Charlotte Lynch

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Dear Charlotte Lynch


Request pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Request No.19120


I refer to your enquiry for information held by the Council. 


Under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, the authority must
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the information you requested.


Please see your request and our response below.


-        How many fines have been issued to the organisers of Jubilee
street parties that took place on Friday 3rd June, Saturday 4th June or
Sunday 5th June 2022, for breaching criteria for the event?
We have not issued any fines.


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