Political bias complaints

James Snowdome made this Freedom of Information request to British Broadcasting Corporation

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James Snowdome

Dear Sir or Madam,

Can you please let me know, under the Freedom of Information Act, the total number of complaints received in 2007, and so far in 2008, relating to political bias.

Could you also please split these in terms of complaints about left-wing bias and right-wing bias.

Thank you for your time.

Yours faithfully,

James Snowdome

FOI Enquiries, British Broadcasting Corporation

Dear Mr Snowdome,

Thank you for your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000, about complaints received by the BBC relating to
political bias, which was received on 2 July 2008. We shall 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 RFI20080716.

Kind regards.

The Information Policy and Compliance Team
BBC Freedom of Information
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London W12 7TS, UK

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Dear Mr Snowdome, please find attached the BBC's response to your Freedom
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<<RFI20080716 - response.pdf>>

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