Published in: Home: NewsRevealed: 75 senior London councillors have financial ties to property developers
Scores of lobbyists for the building sector also hold senior roles in local government, openDemocracy has found
Published in: Freedom of Information: News2020 was worst year on record for UK government secrecy
Exclusive: Landmark openDemocracy report exposes depth of the government’s attack on the Freedom of Information Act
Published in: openDemocracyUK: NewsBP paid ex-MI6 spy firm to snoop on green campaigners
Exclusive: Oil giant also shared intelligence on environmentalists with British Museum and Warwick University in...
Published in: Freedom of InformationHow the UK government is undermining the Freedom of Information Act
From delaying tactics and stonewalling to schoolboy errors, the government is making its disdain for transparency laws clear.
Published in: Freedom of Information: InvestigationUK government running ‘Orwellian’ unit to block release of ‘sensitive’ information
Exclusive: Secretive Cabinet Office 'Clearing House' for Freedom of Information requests also accused of...
Published in: Freedom of Information: OpinionVast sums spent, no one knows why: COVID reveals why UK transparency law must change
British governments love to outsource. But Freedom of Information doesn’t apply to private companies, so the rest of...