News blackout London protests 24 April 2021

Currently waiting for a response from British Broadcasting Corporation, they should respond promptly and normally no later than (details).

Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

On 24 April 2021, 30,000 plus people took part in a protest in London relating to the Covid lockdowns.

The event was not reported on any BBC news media.

Who took the decision to not report the event and suppress what is happening in the UK? Was the decision taken by BBC news editors or was there a request from the British Government to not report the event.

Yours faithfully,

Jon Baylis

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Jon Baylis

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 25 April 2021. 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 RFI20210682.

Kind regards,

Information Rights

BBC Freedom of Information
BC2 A4, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane
London W12 7TP

www.bbc.co.uk/foi
Email: [BBC request email]

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