Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

I am writing an article for a local paper on surgical gloves, their benefits to modern medicine, and there pivitol role in TV Dramas.

I would like to know,
1. how many pairs of gloves are used on the set of Casualty in its most recent series. If you do not hold this information, i am requesting how much money is spent on gloves over all by the production team of Casualty.
2. how many pairs of gloves are used on the set of Doctors in its most recent series. If you do not hold this information, i am requesting how much money is spent on gloves over all by the production team of Doctors.
3. how many pairs of gloves are used on the set of Holby City in its most recent series. If you do not hold this information, i am requesting how much money is spent on gloves over all by the production team of Holby City.
4. how many pairs of gloves are used on the set of Call the Midwife in its most recent series . If you do not hold this information, i am requesting how much money is spent on gloves over all by the production team of Call the midwife.
5. how many pairs of gloves are used on the set of Animal Hospital in its most recent series . If you do not hold this information, i am requesting how much money is spent on gloves over all by the production team of Animal Hospital.
6. for comparison purposes please confirm how many cats were examined on Animal Hospital, i wish have this information for the duration of the show, to clarify this is a vet not Rolf Harris.
7. please also tell me what type and colour of gloves were used for each medical show listed above
8. Can you also confirm that in season 1, episode 10 of Animal Hospital, the guinea pig brought in with constipation ate a surgical glove
Yours faithfully,

Dessi Williams

Deepa Shah, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Dessi Williams,

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 31 July 2017. 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 RFI20171150.

Kind regards,

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Dear Dessi Williams,

Please find attached the response to your request for information, reference RFI20171150.

Yours sincerely

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