Quarterbridge Market Asset Management relationship with council

Hilary Adams made this Freedom of Information request to Colchester Borough Council

This request has been closed to new correspondence from the public body. Contact us if you think it ought be re-opened.

The request was successful.

Dear Colchester Borough Council,

Please supply summary of any current relationship the council has that would fit the description as being a 'client' of Quarterbridge or Market Asset Management companies as described in their website link below.

Please supply a list of any past such relationship since 2000.

These companies are closely related with shared directors, ownership, website and office address. Your council is one that appears on the list of clients. They describe themselves with the following, 'Our services cover all aspects of developing market businesses.'

http://www.quarterbridge.co.uk/market-im...

Yours faithfully,

Hilary Adams

Info, Colchester Borough Council

Dear Hilary, 

 

Thank you for contacting Colchester Borough Council requesting information
regarding street markets.

 

Your request has been logged under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA)
2000 with the reference above. An officer is reviewing your request and
will respond accordingly. 

  

You can find advice and guidance about accessing information from public
bodies from the Information Commissioner’s Office at
 [1]www.ico.org.uk/your-data-matters/official-information 

 

Many thanks,

 

Customer Information 
Colchester Borough Council 
[2][Colchester Borough Council request email] 
[3]https://www.colchester.gov.uk/info 

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

show quoted sections

Simon Askew, Colchester Borough Council

1 Attachment

Dear Mrs Adams

 

Thank you for your Freedom of Information request.

 

Quarterbridge was commissioned in 2014 to undertake a feasibility study
into the relocation of Colchester Market  from Culver Street West into the
High Street.  A later piece of work also similarly considered the
relocation of Street Trading, which has a different legal status.  Street
Trading largely remained in Culver Street West.

 

The market was relocated to the High Street in April 2015.   

 

There is no ongoing relationship with Quarterbridge nor Market Asset
Management Company as the project had a strict brief for the study which
was duly completed.

 

If you have any further questions or concerns regarding this request
please email [1][Colchester Borough Council request email] quoting the reference number above.

 

Your right to request a review

 

If you are unhappy with our response to your request for information, we
have an internal review process . The internal review will be carried out
by our Monitoring Officer who will assess how your request was handled.

 

If you wish to request an internal review, please send an email to the
Monitoring Officer at [2][Colchester Borough Council request email] or by post to: Monitoring
Officer, Colchester Borough Council, Rowan House, Colchester CO3 3WG. Your
review request should detail why you are unhappy with our response and
should be made as soon as practicable or within 2 months of our response.
We will respond when the review has been completed.

 

If you are not satisfied with the internal review, you may then refer to
the Information Commissioner’s Office for a decision on:

 

· Whether we have responded to your request for information in accordance
with Part 2 of the Freedom of Information Act; or,

 

· Whether we are justified in refusing to give you the information
requested

 

More detailed information on your rights to review is on the Information
Commissioner’s Office website: [3]https://ico.org.uk

 

 

Kind regards

 

Simon Askew

Strategy & Performance Officer

Neighbourhood Services

Colchester Borough Council

[4]www.colchester.gov.uk

 

Telephone No. 01206 508797

 

[5]Covid19_Footer

 

--------------------------------------------------------------------------

show quoted sections