Legal / All Types of Consultancy Fees Incurred by LCC In Relation to Loan to EFC

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Dear Liverpool City Council,
In relation to the proposed loan for a new stadium [possibly now defunct] by LCC to EFC [Liverpool Football Club], it was stated in the media [and not denied by Mayor Anderson] that LCC spent £709,000 "on all types of consultancy fees."

Mayor Anderson made two public statements:

* Liverpool Echo: 'Mayor Joe Anderson has made clear that Everton will be picking up the bill for those fees - and paying the council back in full.'

* 'He told the ECHO: "Everton Football Club will be picking up the bill - not us.'

In response to these public statements, please supply the following information:
[1] When did Everton Football Club reimburse LCC £709,000 for theses fees ?
[2] If not paid already, please supply the date when EFC will be repaying these fees

PLEASE NOTE I AM NOT ASKING FOR ANY DOCUMENTS, EMAILS, NAMES/ PERSONAL DETAILS OF ANY INDIVIDUALS ETC......JUST A DATE IN RESPONSE TO A PUBLIC STATEMENT MADE BY MAYOR ANDERSON
I RESPECTFULLY ASK FOR THE RESPONSE TO BE SUBMITTED ON TIME

Yours faithfully,

Josie Mullen

Liverpool City Council

 
Dear Josie Mullen
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 14
December 2019 concerning Dear Liverpool City Council,
In relation to the proposed loan for a new stadium [possibly now defunct]
by LCC to EFC [Liverpool Football Club], it was stated in the media [and
not denied by Mayor Anderson] that LCC spent £709,000 "on all types of
consultancy fees."

Mayor Anderson made two public statements:

* Liverpool Echo: 'Mayor Joe Anderson has made clear that Everton will be
picking up the bill for those fees - and paying the council back in full.'

* 'He told the ECHO: "Everton Football Club will be picking up the bill -
not us.'

In response to these public statements, please supply the following
information:
[1] When did Everton Football Club reimburse LCC £709,000 for theses fees
?
[2] If not paid already, please supply the date when EFC will be repaying
these fees

PLEASE NOTE I AM NOT ASKING FOR ANY DOCUMENTS, EMAILS, NAMES/ PERSONAL
DETAILS OF ANY INDIVIDUALS ETC......JUST A DATE IN RESPONSE TO A PUBLIC
STATEMENT MADE BY MAYOR ANDERSON
I RESPECTFULLY ASK FOR THE RESPONSE TO BE SUBMITTED ON TIME

Yours faithfully,

Josie Mullen...
 
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Dear Liverpool City Council,

The response to this FOI was promised for the 15th January

Yours sincerely,

Josie Mullen

Information Requests, Liverpool City Council

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Dear Ms Mullen

 

Please see attached our response to your information request as submitted
to Liverpool City Council.

 

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Information Team

 

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