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9th April 2021 by Myfanwy
People making FOI requests are sometimes accused of embarking on a ‘fishing expedition’ — looking for news stories without a clear idea of what they will dredge up — but a recent request on WhatDoTheyKnow asked for something very specific. “Could you state”, it asked, “the number of passports issued to British fish since Brexit…
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