Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

This is a Freedom of Information Request.

I am interested in the following information relating to the NewsXchange 2018 event in Edinburgh. http://www.newsxchange.org/home.html

1. The BBC is listed as a "co-host" to the event. Please provide any materials that outline what this status practically entails.

2. What financial commitment has the BBC made to supporting the organisation of this event?

3. A number of BBC staff are participating in the event, with Chris Gibson named as Executive Producer of the event. Please estimate the hours and value of staff time that the BBC has committed to this event and provide copies of any materials where this commitment was authorised.

4. Please provide copies of all correspondence between BBC staff, the EBU organising committee, and other participants in the event that relates to the participation of Steve Bannon in the event.

5. Please supply any material held by the BBC or BBC staff that relates to any fee paid to Bannon for participation, travel or subsistence, linked to the event.

I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Ally Tibbitt

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Ally,

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 22nd October 2018. 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 RFI20181931.

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]

Tel: 020 8008 2882

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Dear FOI Enquiries,

My FOI request relating NewsXChange 2018 is now overdue. I trust the requested information will be made available as soon as possible?

Thanks.

Ally Tibbitt

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Ally Tibbitt

Apologies for the delay in responding to your FOI request RFI20181931.

Please note that your request is being worked on and we hope to be in a position to provide you wih a response as soon as possible.

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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FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Ms Tibbitt,

                                            

Please find attached the response to your request for information,
reference RFI20181931.

 

Yours sincerely

 

BBC Information Rights

Room BC2 A4

Broadcast Centre

White City

London

W12 7TS

UK

 

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Email: [2]mailto:[BBC request email]

 

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Dear British Broadcasting Corporation,

Please pass this on to the person who conducts Freedom of Information reviews.

I am writing to request an internal review of British Broadcasting Corporation's handling of my FOI request 'NewsXchange 2018'.

I am disappointed that you have not attempted to estimate the value in-kind of support provided by BBC. This should be possible within the FOI cost limit.

Yours faithfully,

Ally Tibbitt

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Ally Tibbitt

Freedom of Information Act 2000: Internal review request.

We have received your request for an internal review in relation to your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (RFI20181931). Your request for an internal review was received on 24 November 2018.

We shall deal with the review as promptly as possible and, at the latest within 20 working days of our receipt of your internal review request. If you have any queries please contact us quoting the reference number below on all correspondence.

The reference number for your internal review request is IR2018093.

Regards,

Information Rights

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

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FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

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Dear Mr Tibbitt

Please find attached the BBC's response to your internal review request (RFI20181931 / IR2018093).

Kind regards

Information Rights, BBC Legal
BC2A4, Broadcast Centre
201 Wood Lane, London W12 7TP

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Background to this request: https://theferret.scot/trump-steve-banno...