Number of Licenced Betting Offices

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Richard Richardson

Dear Manchester City Council,

Please could you release to me information on how many Licensed Betting Offices were licensed in Manchester in each year from 2007 to

Yours faithfully,

Richard Richardson

Manchester City Council

Dear Mr Richardson

Re: Request for Information - Reference No: GAN/9GYKZ2

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Dear Mr Richardson

Freedom of Information request - Ref: LC8 GAN/9GYKZ2

Thank you for your request for information, which was received by
Manchester City Council on 07 March 2014 and has been considered under the
provisions of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FoIA).

I set out below your request for information and the Council’s response to
your request: Information,

You have requested:

How many Licensed Betting Offices were licensed in Manchester in each year
from 2007 to 2013

In response:

The number of Betting Shops granted a licence in each of the specified
years and the total number of licensed shops for each year are as per the
table below -

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Yours sincerely,
Jenette Hicks
Licensing Manager

Manchester City Council
PO Box 532, Town Hall
Manchester, M60 2LA

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Richard Richardson

Dear Manchester City Council,

Many thanks for your rapid and complete response.

Well done. Excellent service.

Yours faithfully,

Richard Richardson