Provision of information held by Northumbria Police made under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 (the 'Act')
As you may be aware the purpose of the Act is to allow a general right of access to information held at the time of a request, by a Public Authority (including the Police), subject to certain limitations and exemptions.
I am writing to ask for information relating to the Great North Run and Great City Games, which were held on the weekend of 9-10 of September 2017. I am enquiring as to what fees, if any, the Great Run Company paid to Northumbria Police for their presence during the course of the aforementioned weekend.
We have now had the opportunity to fully consider your request and I provide a response for your attention. Following receipt of your request, searches were conducted with the Finance Department of Northumbria Police. I can confirm that the information you have requested is held by Northumbria Police.
I am able to disclose the located information to you as follows.
Special Duty charges of £47,506.77 were paid by the Great Run Company to Northumbria Police relating to the Great North Run and Great City Games held on the weekend of 9-10 of September 2017.