Park Provision

Mrs Karen McLaughlin made this Freedom of Information request to Manchester City Council

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Mrs Karen McLaughlin

Dear Manchester City Council,

Dear Sir or Madam,

As of June 2010, please could you tell me:

How many Parks (Municipal and Country / Estates) are there in the Council area?

For each park please provide the following information:
1. Address / Location
2. Size in hectares
3. Attractions / Facilities in the park
4. Is the park owned by the council or leased to the council
If leased please state the owner and lease terms
5. Is the park leased to another organisation
If yes please state the organisation and lease terms
6. Provide details of any ‘Friends’ groups linked to the park including contact details
7. Provide details of any grants allocated to the park over the past 3 years including granting organisation, grant value and purpose of the grant
8. Provide a financial summary for each park for the 2008/2009 year. If this is not possible provide a financial summary for the whole of the Parks / Estates department. This summary should provide the information typically found within a P&L statement e.g. general expenditure, capital spend, staff costs, etc.
9. Provide number of employees for each park
10. Provide total number of employees within the parks/ estates department

Yours faithfully,
Karen Mclaughlin

Kathy Clayton, Manchester City Council

[Subject only] FOI Acknowledgement

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Kathy Clayton, Manchester City Council

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Please see attached:-

Regards ... Kathy

Kathy Clayton

Policy Officer
Manchester Leisure
Belle Vue Centre
Pink Bank Lane
Manchester
M12 5GL

Tel: +44 (0)161 953 2464
Fax: +44 (0)161 953 2490
Email: [email address]
Website: http://www.manchester.gov.uk

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Kathy Clayton, Manchester City Council

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Please see the attached response to your recent FOI request, in the form
of the following letter and attachments:-

Regards ... Kathy

Kathy Clayton

Policy Officer
Manchester Leisure
Belle Vue Centre
Pink Bank Lane
Manchester
M12 5GL

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Kathy Clayton, Manchester City Council

For ease of reference and further clarity, in response to the first
question within your recent FOI request, for which I sent a response to
you yesterday via e-mail, please see the attached response below to your
very first question "How many parks (Municipal and Country/Estates) are
there in the council area?"

reply:- There are 129 parks and 26 River Valley sites we have no country
estates.

Please, if possible, can you confirm that you have received this
information.

Regards ... Kathy

Kathy Clayton

Policy Officer
Manchester Leisure
Belle Vue Centre
Pink Bank Lane
Manchester
M12 5GL

Tel: +44 (0)161 953 2464
Fax: +44 (0)161 953 2490
Email: [email address]
Website: http://www.manchester.gov.uk

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