Number of Public Health Act funerals

N Fairclough made this Freedom of Information request to Ashford Borough Council

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The request was refused by Ashford Borough Council.

Dear Ashford Borough Council,

I would be grateful if you could provide for me the total number, shown by year, of Public Health Act funerals (FUNERALS CARRIED OUT UNDER SECTION 46 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH (CONTROL OF DISEASE) ACT 1984 that were funded by your council for the following financial years


Yours faithfully,

Mr N Fairclough

Ashford Borough Council

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Intbel left an annotation ()

The response is a cop-out.

The request was for the number of funerals only, yet the request was denied for reasons to do with folks identity & security.