Revealed: Prominent Tory MP faces calls for investigation over lobbying ties
Andrew Bridgen lobbied ministers for “appropriate tax treatment” for a British teak plantation in Ghana – and later...
Revealed: Government’s ‘Orwellian’ unit blocked infected blood scandal disclosure
Campaigner whose father died of HIV calls secrecy ‘outrageous’; staff in Michael Gove’s Cabinet Office cited Chilcot...
Published in: HomeHow 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: Dark Money Investigations: OpinionI sent FOIs to UK government departments – then they shared my personal data
openDemocracy reporter Jenna Corderoy on her personal experiences of trying to prise information from an...
UK government running ‘Orwellian’ unit to block release of ‘sensitive’ information
Exclusive: Secretive Cabinet Office 'Clearing House' for Freedom of Information requests also accused of...
Dark money think tank’s own advisor accuses it of ‘hiding’ behind charity law to lobby
‘Disillusioned’ Institute of Economic Affairs advisor criticises hard Brexit think tank – while new documents show...