UCLan presentation, 8 October 2015

Here’s the presentation on freedom of information I gave at the University of Central Lancashire on 8 October 2015.

Some links to topics and stories I discussed:

853blog.com
Charlton Champion
No to Silvertown Tunnel

News Shopper (poo story)
SE London Mercury
Greenwich Time

Gov.uk – Freedom of Information Act

Cable car – 16 regular passengers (2012 – for Snipe)
Cable car – just four regulars (2013 – for Snipe)
Cable car – and then there were none (2014 – for 853 – the FOI request)
Cable car – as reported by the Independent
Cable car – Daily Mail follow-up

Greenwich councillors’ £20,000 mayor-making party (FOI request)
Charlton Sainsbury’s planning cash (FOI request)
Southwark Council Section 106 info

Greenwich Council’s cycling sulk – leader refusing to speak to Andrew Gilligan (FOI request)
Greenwich Council urged cut in buses to fund gyratory scheme (FOI request)
Eltham Docklands Light Railway report (FOI request)

Original Boris Watch story on Sir Edward Lister’s expenses
FOI request to the Greater London Authority
MoneySavingExpert.com – Boris Johnson aide stung

Brixton Buzz – Lambeth gentrification jolly (FOI request)
BBC London News – Hammersmith Flyover collapse risk

BBC Sport – West Ham: Taxpayers to meet Olympic Stadium running costs
The Guardian – LLDC to appeal against disclosure ruling
Charlton Athletic Supporters’ Trust campaign pages

Greenwich Council forced to reveal Silvertown Tunnel report (ICO ruling)
TBIJ – How a secret system was used to axe hundreds of affordable homes

WhatDoTheyKnow.com
Live request into Silvertown Tunnel community consultation