New bathroom suite in Jeremy Hunt's office

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Dear Department of Health,

Background: Jeremy Hunt requested a new bathroom/toilet suite in his office

Our request:
Please provide as much information as you can about this bathroom/toilet suite including who would have been responsible for signing off on its cost and whether it replaces an existing facility.

Yours faithfully,

Lee Jefferson
Journalist.

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Dear Mr Jefferson,

Please find attached the Department of Health's response to your recent
FOI request (our ref: FOI 1094702 ) 

Yours sincerely,

Edward Franklyn 

Freedom of Information team
Department of Health

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Dear Department of Health,

Thank you for your reply. We feel your second statement conflicts with the first. Statement 1: No information on file. Statement 2: The Secretary of State did not request a new bathroom suite. The second statement means something is clearly known on this matter and we note no references to comply with section 16.

In light of the information you have provided however, we would like to re-phrase our request to now state:
Please kindly provide a list of facilities (eg toilet, shower unit) being fitted in the current refurbishment taking place at 39 Victoria Street including who would have been responsible for signing off on its cost.

Incidental information for public reference:
Multiple news sources claimed Jeremy Hunt did request a new bathroom/toilet suite in his office.
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/hy...
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/hom...
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-...

Yours faithfully,

Lee Jefferson
Journalist

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Dear Mr Jefferson,

Please find attached the Department of Health's response to your recent
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Yours sincerely,

Edward Franklyn 

Freedom of Information team
Department of Health

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