The reasonings/ decisions behind the closure of Norman Grove Local Authority Children's Home

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Dear Tower Hamlets Borough Council,

I would like to inquire as to why Norman Grove- your Local Authority Children's home was closed?
1. Could you please provide me with any Council meeting minutes or information recorded within the Council regarding the reasonings?
2. Who was the decision made by to close it?
3. Was their any council scrutiny/consultation on shutting it down?
4. When it was shut down?
5. When was the decision to close it was made?

Many Thanks.
Yours faithfully,

Amy West

London Borough of Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets Borough Council

Information request
Our reference: 16574197

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Dear Sir/Madam,
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 22 May
2019  requesting:

I would like to inquire as to why Norman Grove- your Local Authority
Children's home was closed?

1. Could you please provide me with any Council meeting minutes or
information recorded within the Council regarding the reasoning's?

2. Who was the decision made by to close it?

3. Was their any council scrutiny/consultation on shutting it down?

4. When it was shut down?

5. When was the decision to close it was made?
 
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Dear Amy West
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Dear London Borough of Tower Hamlets,
Thank you for the information I requested. Could you please also include the missing Apendicies and the OFTSED inspection report that is referred to in the document.

Many Thanks

Yours sincerely,

Amy West

Dear London Borough of Tower Hamlets,
Could you also include the OFSTED registration number (Unique Reference Number-URN)for Norman Grove Children's Home.

Many Thanks

Yours sincerely,

Amy

Rezaur Choudhury, Tower Hamlets Borough Council

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Dear Amy,

 

Please see attached documents as requested.

Regards

 

Rezaur Choudhury

Information Governance Officer

 

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Dear Rezaur Choudhury,

Thank you for your help.

Yours sincerely,

Amy West