Daily Archives: September 24, 2011

Jim Pickard

We’ve written a long piece in the main FT this morning about the widespread attempts in Whitehall to avoid FOI requests – by civil servants as well as special advisers. Texts, private email addresses, more phone calls, and inserting *s in the middle of key words are among the popular methods.

One anecdote didn’t make it into the newspaper and it seemed worth repeating: Read more