Use of publicly funded golf facilities

Ally Tibbitt made this Freedom of Information request to Edinburgh Leisure as part of a batch sent to 26 authorities

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Dear Edinburgh Leisure,

This is a freedom of information request relating to public funding of golf facilities.

1. How many people used the golfing facilities provided by your organisation in total during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

2. What was the total cost to your organisation of providing golf facilities, during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

3. What was the total public funding provided for golf facilities through your organisation during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this down by venue.

4. What was the total revenue generated by golf facilities managed through your organisation during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this down by venue.

5. What the the average public subsidy per golfer during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

I would prefer not receive a response to this email in pdf format files. I would prefer to receive the requested information in an MS excel format file, via email.

I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Ally Tibbitt

FOI, Edinburgh Leisure

Date: 23.01.18

Our ref: ELIR000110

Dear Ally Tibbitt

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 - Acknowledgement of Request

Subject: Public funding of golf facilities

Thank you for your request for information on 20.01.18 which was received on 20.01.18. In your request, you asked for:

This is a freedom of information request relating to public funding of golf facilities.

1. How many people used the golfing facilities provided by your organisation in total during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

2. What was the total cost to your organisation of providing golf facilities, during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

3. What was the total public funding provided for golf facilities through your organisation during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this down by venue.

4. What was the total revenue generated by golf facilities managed through your organisation during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this down by venue.

5. What is the average public subsidy per golfer during the last 12 month period for which figures are available? Please break this figure down by venue.

I would prefer not receive a response to this email in pdf format files. I would prefer to receive the requested information in an MS excel format file, via email.

I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Your request is being processed under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

You will receive the information requested within 20 working days unless Edinburgh Leisure does not hold the information, or there is a reason for it to be withheld. We will write to you in any event.

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Yours sincerely,
Jean Duncan
Information Compliance Section

Jean Duncan
Customer Development Manager

Email: [email address] | Web: www.edinburghleisure.co.uk
Tel: 0131 458 2100 | [mobile number]

Edinburgh Leisure
Vantage Point
Edinburgh
EH11 4DF

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FOI, Edinburgh Leisure

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Dear Ally Tibbitt

ELIR000110 Request for Information

Please find attached our response to your recent request for information. As all information requested is readily available in the Published Information section on Edinburgh Leisure's website I have provided the information as PDF documents (the format available on the web).

https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/freed...

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind Regards

Jean

Jean Duncan
Customer Development Manager

Email: [email address] | Web: www.edinburghleisure.co.uk
Tel: 0131 458 2100 | [mobile number]

Edinburgh Leisure
Vantage Point
Edinburgh
EH11 4DF

The information transmitted, including attachments, is intended only for the person(s) or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you received this in error please contact the sender and destroy any copies of this information.

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FOI, Edinburgh Leisure

5 Attachments

Dear Ally Tibbitt

ELIR000110 Request for Information

Please find attached our response to your recent request for information. As all information requested is readily available in the Published Information section on Edinburgh Leisure's website I have provided the information as PDF documents (the format available on the web).

Apologies there was a minor typo in the original Response Letter - I have attached an updated correct version.

https://www.edinburghleisure.co.uk/freed...

If you have any further questions please do not hesitate to contact me.

Kind Regards

Jean

Jean Duncan
Customer Development Manager

Email: [email address] | Web: www.edinburghleisure.co.uk
Tel: 0131 458 2100 | [mobile number]

Edinburgh Leisure
Vantage Point
Edinburgh
EH11 4DF

The information transmitted, including attachments, is intended only for the person(s) or entity to which it is addressed and may contain confidential and/or privileged material. Any review, retransmission, dissemination or other use of, or taking of any action in reliance upon this information by persons or entities other than the intended recipient is prohibited. If you received this in error please contact the sender and destroy any copies of this information.

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