This is a Request under the Freedom of Information Act relating to the suspicious death of Dr. David Kelly. The 10th anniversary of his death is in July 2013.

John Goss made this Freedom of Information request to Thames Valley Police

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

Waiting for an internal review by Thames Valley Police of their handling of this request.

Dear Thames Valley Police,

The following questions arise from my reading of a blog called "Chilcot's Cheating Us". It is located at

(1) The author of the blog claims that on 28th October 2010 he reported to Thames Valley Police that Dr. Kelly may have been murdered. Is it correct that Dr. Watt reported that suspicion to Thames Valley Police on that date?

(2) Did Thames Valley Police assign the Unique Reference Number URN 514 of 28th October 2010 to Dr. Watt's report that he suspected Dr. Kelly had been murdered?

(3) Did Thames Valley Police take a statement from Dr. Watt? On what date?

(4) In two posts containing emails seemingly copied to Chief Constable Sara Thornton

Dr. Watt claimed that former Assistant Chief Constable Michael Page may have perverted the course of justice with respect to fingerprint evidence at the dental surgery. Did Chief Constable Thornton receive the emails to which the links refer?

(5) What Unique Reference Number did Thames Valley Police assign to the report to Chief Constable Thornton of suspected perversion of the course of justice by Assistant Chief Constable Page?

(6) Did Thames Valley Police take a statement from Dr. Watt about his supicions?

(7) What actions did Chief Constable Thornton take to investigate the alleged perversion of the course of justice by former Assistant Chief Constable Michael Page or to ensure that it was thoroughly investigated?

Yours faithfully,

John Goss

Dear Mr Goss,

Reference no RFI2013000436

I acknowledge receipt of your request for information dated 20 May requesting for information on suspicious death of Dr David kelly

Your request will now be considered and you will receive a further response within the statutory timescale of 20 working days as defined by the Freedom of Information Act, subject to the information not being exempt or containing a reference to a third party. In some circumstances Thames Valley Police may be unable to achieve this deadline. If this is likely you will be informed and given a revised time-scale at the earliest opportunity.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in Thames Valley Police.

Yours sincerely

| Public Access Assistant
Joint Information Management Unit | Hampshire Constabulary & Thames Valley Police
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Dear FOI,

Thames Valley Police did respond. They lumped this request together with RFI2013000435, RFI2013000436 made on 21 May, which I found most disatisfactory. As RFI2013000435 was my first ever FOI request I was very disappointed to have been treated with such disdain.

Yours sincerely,

John Goss

Public Access,

Dear Mr John Goss

Please accept my apologies, you were sent the wrong acknowledgement on the 14 June 2013.

I acknowledge receipt of your email dated 13 June 2013 requesting Thames Valley Police review it’s response to your original request RFI2012000435 and RFI2013000436.

The Internal Review will now be considered by the Public Access Manager and he will respond further to you within 20 working days.


Amanda Tyson
Public Access Assistant
Joint Information Management Unit | Hampshire Constabulary & Thames Valley Police
Telephone +44(0)1865 846 329 | Internal | 700-6329
Email Address [email address] or [email address]

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