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Top Tip: Do your research

Just about to submit your Freedom of Information request? Are you sure it’s not already in the public domain? Confident that the terms of your request are accurate? By doing some initial research, you can save precious time.

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Welcome to the Request Initiative blog

Request Initiative is launching a blog today that provides advice and guidance for NGOs, charities, civil society groups and individuals. We want to help these organisations use the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). If you’re struggling with a request or

The day in FOIA: Conservatives social housing failure, Government’s £100,000 bill for facebook ads and the Department for Education’s not-very-free information

Tories failing to build social homes for poorest people, Labour says

Conservative councils will build on average 20 social homes for the poorest people in society by the end of the parliament – and in the housing minister’s own back …

Islington Council accidentally leaks data after posting information to mySociety website

Islington Council accidentally leaks data after posting information to mySociety website

Islington Council experiences a data leak, with sensitive information about residents posted online for two weeks.

According to the Islington Tribune, the names and addresses of 2,400 tenants …