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#QuackCWaC Council breaching the 20 day FOI deadline

One only has to peruse the Freedom of Information requests to Cheshire West and Chester Council on the What Do They Know website to realise that th...

FOI to #QuackCWaC Council: Not 1, not 2 but 3 ASC Developments paid

Freedom of information request to #QuackCwaC CouncilUnder the FOI, with respect to the following supplier(s) please confirm that payment for all co...

FOI requests to #QuackCWaC Council

I was asked today to submit a Freedom of Information request on behalf of a Cheshire resident. I agreed because the individual ...

Dimensions – The Truth is Coming

‘In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act’. – George Orwell The full truth regarding the deal bet...

Council Forced to Cave In Over Chaudry Deal

Stoke-on-Trent City Council today caved in to both councillor demands and public pressure to release the details of the “settlement” be...

Stoke Council Defies Government Over Top Officer Salaries

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is still defying the governments instructions on local councils having to release information about the salaries of sen...

Stoke Council Defies Government Over Top Officer Salaries

Stoke-on-Trent City Council is still defying the governments instructions on local councils having to release information about the salaries of sen...

True Cost of New CCTV Centre Published

Controversial plans to spend £5.4 million on a new CCTV and data centre whilst Stoke-on-Trent Council struggles to slash millions of pounds off it...

SoT Council Freedom of Information Service Fails Again!

Stoke-on-Trent City Council’s Freedom of Information Service has once again failed to meet its legal obligation to provide accurate informati...

Invoices for May 2011

it is now 22nd August. this request is now long over due. are you applying Section 43 (Commercial Interests) to all invoices requested? If not ca.....

Payments to Adoptive Parents

Your answer to my questions is now 14 DAYS OVERDUE. By law it SHOULD have arrived by 5th August Yours sincerely, A Williams Delayed. Follow up sent...

Children’s Social Work Teams- workload pressures

Recording Policy June 2011.pdf 223K Download Team details.xls 19K Download Dear Mr Jones Your request for information on social work We have now co...

7,500 Council Homes Contain Asbestos FOI reveals

A  recent Freedom of Information request has revealed that over 60% of council property contains asbestos with 11,800 properties checked and 7,590...

7,500 Council Homes Contain Asbestos FOI reveals

A  recent Freedom of Information request has revealed that over 60% of council property contains asbestos with 11,800 properties checked and 7,590...

Cheshire West and Chester Council paid £8m in fees to consultants

A TOTAL of £8m was spent on consultants by the cash-strapped Cheshire West and Chester Council last year.The council had originally refused to ans...

Part Time Leader Pockets £833 a Week

Part-Time Leader of Stoke-on-Trent City Council Mohamed Pervez earned himself £833 a week or £43000 last year in allowances paid by the taxpayer ...

Senior Council Officers Shun Stoke-on-Trent

Stoke-on-Trent City Council launched their Mandate For Change in a blaze of glory last Wednesday, a business breakfast for 200 business leaders &am...

Delph School Safety Zone Cost More Than £100,000

Denshaw Road outside Delph School. The safety zone set up by Oldham Council outside Delph School ended up costing £104,238. The figure was reveale...

This can be applied to CWaC Council senior staff

THE outside business dealings of senior town hall staff could soon be made public after Bolton Council was issued a High Court threat by the countr...

Revealed: What The Expert Said About Churchill Fields

Saddleworth Runners juniors using the Churchill Fields track. An expert brought in by Oldham Council to assess the state of Churchill Fields said t...

Crash On A635 Isle Of Skye Road

Two vehicles were involved in an accident on the A635 Isle of Skye Road on Wednesday afternoon. Police were called to the incident between Greenfie...

Flytipping costs us at least £68 per hour!

TO CLEAR AWAY FLY TIPPED RUBBISH - illegally dumped waste - costs the council £68 per hour! And to dispose of such waste correctly at a landfill s...

Unlawful gagging clauses?

Cheshire West & Chester Council and Brent Council have both imposed restrictions which prohibit former employees making requests under the Free...

CWAC Council still griping about the cost of FOI

CHESHIRE West and Chester Council (CWaC) says the cost of answering requests under the Freedom of Information, Data Protection Act and Environmenta...

Exclusive: How Much The Mayor Of Oldham Costs

The current Mayor of Oldham, Cllr David Jones, attending the recent Twestival event in Oldham. The role of Mayor of Oldham has cost local taxpayers...

Exclusive: Schools Axe Cost Council £278,000

Saddleworth School's current location in Uppermill. The government’s decision to scale back its school-building programme cost Oldham Council...

Councillor Welcomes A62′s Improved Safety Record

The junction of the A62, Doctor Lane and Platting Road in Scouthead. A councillor who has long campaigned for better safety measures on the A62 Hud...

Exclusive: A62 Loses Its Reputation For Danger

The junction of the A62, Doctor Lane and Platting Road in Scouthead. The Saddleworth road often described as one of the most dangerous in the count...

Exclusive: Another Fall In Saddleworth Road Crashes

The aftermath of a crash in Delph last summer. The number of accidents on the roads of Saddleworth and Lees fell once again during 2010, Saddlewort...

Oldham Says Website Saved From Axe

The Oldham Says website. The controversial Oldham Says website is going to be allowed to continue, despite low visitor numbers. An Oldham Council p...

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