HSJ Awards attendance and expenditure 2013-14

George Julian made this Freedom of Information request to The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear The Christie NHS Foundation Trust,

Please can you supply the following information:

1. How many HSJ (Health Services Journal) Award events your Trust has attended in the financial year 2013-14

2. How many Trust representatives attended each of the above events in the financial year 2013-14

3. Total expenditure on purchasing group tables and individual places at each event, including bookings for forthcoming award events in financial year 2014-15.

I am not requesting information in relation to additional travel, subsistence or accommodation costs. I look forward to hearing from you,

Yours faithfully,

Dr George Julian

FOI, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Applicant

FOI Request – (Reference H551)

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The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
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FOI, The Christie NHS Foundation Trust

Dear Applicant
 
Thank you for your recent FOI request (reference H551).  Please find set
out below the responses to the information you have requested.
 
1. How many HSJ (Health Services Journal) Award events your Trust has
attended in the financial year 2013-14  3
 
2. How many Trust representatives attended each of the above events in the
financial year 2013-14
Event 1         10 people
Event 2          4 people
Event 3          9 people
 
3. Total expenditure on purchasing group tables and individual places at
each event, including bookings for forthcoming award events in financial
year 2014-15.
Event 1         £2,400
Event 2         NIL    
Event 3         £3,480
 
Yr 14/15        Event 1         10 people        £3,000
 
I do hope you find this information to be helpful.
 
If you are unhappy with the service you have received in relation to this
request and wish to make a complaint, please do not hesitate to contact
our Complaints and Claims Manager who will try to resolve the situation:
 
The Complaints and Claims Manager
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
Manchester
M20 4BX
 
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ICO cannot make a decision unless you have exhausted the complaints
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Information Commissioner’s Office, Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow,
Cheshire, SK9 5AF.
 
If you have any queries, please contact me. Please remember to quote the
reference number provided in any future communications.
 
Kind Regards
 
FOI Team
The Christie NHS Foundation Trust
[1][The Christie Hospital request email]  
 
 
 
 

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Dear FOI,

Thanks very much for replying this information in full, and so promptly. It's appreciated.

Yours sincerely,

Dr George Julian