Recent FOI requests

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August 2016

  • Requester sought information about four historic grants to Jane Austen House Museum. This was provided in full
  • Requester requested any communications between HLF and a Welsh organisation. There had been no communication between the two groups so the request was a nil return

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July 2016

  • Requester sought the application forms for four different West Midlands projects. These were provided with some redactions under Section 40: Personal Information
  • Requester sought information about ICT expenditure. Statistical information was provided
  • Requester sought the application form for Gerazim Chapel, Cwmcerdinen. Sections 2-4 were provided

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June 2016

  • Requester sought copies of documents relating to a failed Landscape Partnership bid from 2007. Minimal information was available as case files had been deleted. The rejection letter was the only remaining document relevant to the request and this was sent

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May 2016

  • Requester sought the application form for the Watts Gallery Hope project. This was provided with personal information redacted under Section 40: Personal Information
  • Requester sought the application form for St Mary Magdalen(e) Tower, Stony Stratford project. Sections 2 and 3 were provided
  • Requester sought the second round grant award letter for the Botanic Cottage Project. This was provided with non-director level staff details redacted under Section 40

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April 2016

  • Requester sought information on the amount of times HLF had used BOP consultancy. This information was provided
  • Requester sought the application form for the Globe Theatre, Stockton-On-Tees. This was provided with the project costs redacted under Section 43: Prejudice to Commercial interests
  • Requester sought information on grants awarded to the National Museum of the Royal Navy. Information was provided

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March 2016

  • Requester sought the application and supporting documents for the HLF grant to the National Galleries of Scotland to acquire Botticelli’s Virgin Adoring the Sleeping Child. The majority of the information was provided. Information was withheld under Section 41: provided in confidence and redacted under Section 40: Personal Information
  • Requester sought information on staff hired from employment agencies. Statistical data was provided
  • Requester sought the post-project evaluation and completion form for The Big Grin project. This was provided in full 

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February 2016

  • Requester sought statistical information about the makeup of staff at HLF. Statistical data was provided
  • Requester sought information on grants made in Shropshire in the past five years. Statistical data as provided
  • Requester sought general information about the Derrygonnelly Orange Hall project. Sections 2-4 of the application form were provided

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January 2016

  • Requester sought information on the Nadair Landscape Partnership project. This was provided in full
  • Requester sought statistical information of recent grant awards to Salford City. Statistical information was provided
  • Requester sought information about facilities contracts at HLF offices. These were provided with staff details redacted under Section 40 of the Freedom of Information Act

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December 2015

  • Requester sought a copy of the application form for the Beckenham Place Park project. After consultation with the grantee, this was released, with detailed financial information withheld under Section 43.2
  • Requester sought information relating to grants made to sporting heritage projects. Statistics were supplied
  • Requester sought information about a grant given in 2000 to Shepway District Council for the renovation of the Royal Military Canal

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November 2015

  • Requester sought statistical information on grant awards made in Scotland during 2014-15. This was provided in full
  • Requester sought information relating to the impact of the recent Formula e racing in Battersea Park.  After consultation with Wandsworth Council a copy of the Heritage Impact Assessment and email correspondence between HLF and Wandsworth Council was released in full
  • Requester sought information relating to applications and levels of competition under the Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund. Factual information was provided
  • Requester sought information relating to the presence of Giant Hogweed in specific geographic areas in Scotland. This information was not held
  • Requester sought information relating to HLF funding given to cultural diversity projects in Northern Ireland. Statistical information was provided

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October 2015

  • Requester asked for the HLF IT department organogram and for information relating to the use of Microsoft and java software. This information was provided
  • Requester sought information relating to HLF grants to the Watts Gallery and William Morris Gallery. After consultation with the grantees this was provided in full
  • Requester sought information about the Heritage Grants programme process. This was provided

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September 2015

  • Requester asked for a copy of the grant offer letter for the Brent Museum project. This was provided in full
  • Requester sought information relating to three projects in Cullumpton, Devon. Factual information and sections 2-3 of the application forms were provided
  • Requester sought information about the approved purposes of Wolverhampton City Archive's grant to redevelop the Molineux Hotel building. This information was provided
  • Requester sought a copy of the report commissioned into Roberts Park, Bradford.  After consultation with the grantee, this was released in full
  • Requester sought information relating to the rejection of an application by the North West Heritage Skills Academy.  This was provided

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