Identification of security officers in Rochdale Town Centre

David Fenwick-Finn made this Freedom of Information request to Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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David Fenwick-Finn

Dear Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council,
Can you tell me if supplementary security officers are being employed patrolling the town
centre to enforce the law regarding begging in the area defined as Central Ward?

Yours faithfully,

David Fenwick-Finn.

FOI, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Requestor,   

RE: - Request For Information

Thank you for your request for information held by Rochdale Council which
was received by us on 29^th May 2018 regarding security officers in
Rochdale Town Centre.

I write to advise you that your request has been allocated to the
department best able to deal with your queries, and will be considered
under the Freedom of Information Act.
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however we do endeavour to provide a response at the earliest opportunity.

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Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Unit

Customers & ICT

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Email: [1][Rochdale Council request email]

 

 

 

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Janette Birch, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Hi there

Please find attached a response to your recent foi request.

Regards

 

 

Janette Birch

Business Support Manager/PA

Neighbourhood Services

 

 

[1]Phone [2]01706 926647

[3]Mail [4][email address]

 

Rochdale Borough Council

Floor 3, Number One Riverside

Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU

 

To access our services go to [5]www.rochdale.gov.uk

For news and social media updates go to [6]www.rochdale.gov.uk/news

 

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From: FOI
Sent: 30 May 2018 12:16
To: Janette Birch
Subject: Request : 17959 - Identification of security officersin Rochdale
Town Centre

 

A request for information has been assigned to you. Please see below for
details of the request. Click [7]here to view details.

Requestor : David Fenwick-Finn 487971
Phone :
Department : UNKNOWN
Organisation / Company : whatdotheyknow.com

Request Type : Freedom of Information
Request Sub Type : FOI
Priority : Freedom of Information
Status : Open
Previous ID :
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Description :
The Freedom of Information Request below is due to be responded to by 26th
June 2018.
If you do not hold this information please can you advise who might?

From: David Fenwick-Finn
[mailto:[FOI #487971 email]]
Sent: 29 May 2018 23:30
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Identification of security
officers in Rochdale Town Centre

Dear Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council,
Can you tell me if supplementary security officers are being employed
patrolling the town
centre to enforce the law regarding begging in the area defined as Central
Ward?

Yours faithfully,

David Fenwick-Finn.

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David Fenwick-Finn

Dear Janette Birch,
Can you please clarify your response of 31/5/2018, as it appears not to contain an answer to the request?

Yours sincerely,

David Fenwick-Finn

Janette Birch, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear David
The response is after the paragraph in bold.
Regards

Janette Birch
Business Support Manager/PA
Neighbourhood Services

t: 01706 926647
e: [email address]

Rochdale Borough Council
Floor 3, Number One Riverside
Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU

To access our services go to www.rochdale.gov.uk
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David Fenwick-Finn

Dear Janette Birch,

I have read the entire email, and there is no response that I can find there. There is no statement in bold. Can you please give me a clear, concise reply please?

Yours sincerely,

David Fenwick-Finn

Janette Birch, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

David
Please see below - I have taken it from the response letter:

Request: Can you tell me if supplementary security officers are being employed patrolling the town centre to enforce the law regarding begging in the area defined as Central Ward?

Rochdale BC is not employing any supplementary security officers in the town centre to enforce the law regarding begging in Central Ward.

Regards

Janette Birch
Business Support Manager/PA
Neighbourhood Services

t: 01706 926647
e: [email address]

Rochdale Borough Council
Floor 3, Number One Riverside
Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU

To access our services go to www.rochdale.gov.uk
For news and social media updates go to www.rochdale.gov.uk/news

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