Waiting lists for allotments

Margaret Campbell made this Freedom of Information request to Bedford Borough Council

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From: Margaret Campbell

1 January 2011

Dear Bedford Borough Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Bedford for which the
Council has access to waiting list data?

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these
sites?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in
2010? Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Yours faithfully

Margaret Campbell

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From: Margaret Campbell

11 January 2011

Dear Bedford Borough Council,

Please could you acknowledge receipt of my request of the 1st
January (copied below).

Yours faithfully,

Margaret Campbell

My Request: 1 January 2011

Dear Bedford Borough Council,

Please would you acknowledge this request.

As of January 2011, please could you tell me:

1) How many allotment sites are there in Bedford for which Bedford
Borough Council has access to waiting list data?

2) What is the total number of plots on these sites?

3) What is the total number of people on waiting lists for these
sites?

4) Are any of these waiting lists closed to further applications?

5) How many new council allotment sites were brought into use in
2010?
Please give:
a) number of new sites
b) names of new sites
c) total area of new land in hectares
d) total number of new plots

Margaret Campbell

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From: Tara Egan
Bedford Borough Council

11 January 2011

Dear Margaret Campbell,

Request pursuant to Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Request No. 1882

Thank you for your e-mail requesting information under the Freedom of
Information Act 2000.Unfortunately we did not receive the original
e-mail sent on 1st of January.

We will proceed with the request which we received today. It is our
intention to have the information delivered to you by 8th February (20
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Yours sincerely,

Tara Egan
Freedom of Information/Data Protection Act Officer
Registration and Records
Bedford Borough Council,St. Pauls Square,Bedford, MK40 1SJ
(Tel: 01234 221819 (Int: 2819)
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From: Duane Courtney
Bedford Borough Council

18 January 2011


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Dear Ms Campbell

Please find attached our response in relation to your recent FOI request
regarding allotments.

Regards

Duane L Courtney

Systems Support Manager

Bedford Borough Council

Commercial Services Department

119, Barkers Lane

Bedford

MK41 9RR

01234 262277

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