Funding given to civil rights organisation LIberty

British Broadcasting Corporation did not have the information requested.

Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

Please inform me the amounts, dates and reason for funding I.e. which court cases plus any other funding and reason given to LIBERTY from your organisation for the last five years to date.

Yours faithfully,

Pat Hughes

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Hughes,

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000, as detailed in your email below. Your request was received on 15th February 2013. We will deal with your request as promptly as possible, and at the latest within 20 working days. If you have any queries about your request, please contact us at the address below.

The reference number for your request is RFI20130226.

Kind regards

The Information Policy & Compliance Team

BBC Freedom of Information
BC2 B6, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane
London W12 7TP

www.bbc.co.uk/foi
Email: [BBC request email]

Tel: 020 8008 2882

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Dear FOI Enquiries,

I have not received a response to my FOI request RFI20130226 to the BBC regarding funding they have given to the civil rights organisation Liberty as they are required by law to do. The authority should have responded promptly by 15th. March 2013.

Yours sincerely,

Pat Hughes

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Mr Hughes,

 

Please find attached the response to your request for information,
reference RFI20130226. We apologise for the delay in issuing this response
to you and we accept that we have failed to meet the statutory 20-day
deadline on this occasion; we would also like to apologise for any
inconvenience caused by the delay.

 

 

Yours sincerely,

The Information Policy and Complaince Team

 

BBC Information Policy and Compliance

BC2B6, Broadcast Centre

201 Wood Lane

London W12 7TP, UK

 

Website: [1]www.bbc.co.uk/foi

Email: [2]mailto:[BBC request email]

Tel: 020 8008 2882

Fax: 020 8008 2398

 

 

 

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FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Hughes,

We have received your request for an internal review relating to our handling of RFI20130226. The information you requested was about 'funding o the civil rights organisation Liberty'. Your request for an internal review was received 16 March 2013, our records show that a response was sent to you on the 18 March 2013 which was a day over the statutory 20-day deadline. Before we carry out the internal review process could you please confirm that you would like the review to go ahead?

Kind regards,
The Information Policy and Compliance Team

BBC Information Policy and Compliance
BC2B6, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane,
London, W12 7TP

Website: www.bbc.co.uk/foi/
Email: [BBC request email]
Tel: 020 8008 2883
Fax: 020 8008 2398

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Dear FOI Enquiries,

I believe the BBC has funded court cases alongsidethe organisation Liberty and would like to know which cases and how much money they have spent.

Yours sincerely,

Pat Hughes

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Hughes

Thank you for your email, in relation to your FOI request about 'funding of the civil rights organisation Liberty'. In our response to you dated 18 March 2013 we stated the following:

" According to our database, our records show no payments were made to Liberty by the BBC during the last five years."

Could you please confirm whether you would like an internal review .

Kind Regards,
The Information Policy and Compliance Team

BBC Information Policy and Compliance
BC2B6, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane
London W12 7TP, UK

Website: www.bbc.co.uk/foi
Email: mailto:[BBC request email]
Tel: 020 8008 2883
Fax: 020 8008 2398

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Dear FOI Enquiries,

Yes please, I would like your review to go ahead as I believe the BBC has funded court cases along with Liberty using licence payers money to do so .

Yours sincerely,

Pat Hughes

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Hughes,

We have received your request for an internal review relating to RFI20130226. The information you requested was about funding given to the organisation Liberty. Your request for an internal review was received on 24 March 2013. We shall deal with the review as promptly as possible and, at the latest, within 30 working days. If you have any queries please contact us at the address below.

The reference number for your internal review is IR2013034.

BBC Information Policy and Compliance
BC2B6, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane,
London, W12 7TP

Website: www.bbc.co.uk/foi/
Email: [BBC request email]
Tel: 020 8008 2883
Fax: 020 8008 2398

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FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Mr Hughes,

 

Please find attached the response to your request for an Internal Review,
reference IR20130034.

 

Please accept our apologies for the delay in undertaking this review for
you.

 

Yours sincerely

 

BBC Information Policy and Compliance

Room 2252, White City

201 Wood Lane

London W12 7TS, UK

 

Website: [1]www.bbc.co.uk/foi

Email: [2]mailto:[BBC request email]

Tel: 020 8008 2883

Fax: 020 8008 2398

 

 

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