Council workers for London Borough of Merton have visited dating websites, a Freedom of Information request has revealed. 

London Loves Business report: 

Merton Council workers’ have diverse tastes in their favourite websites

Merton Council workers have come under fire as their top 500 most-accessed websites include “”, lesbian dating website and can reveal after a Freedom of Information Request to Merton Council that some of the most popular websites accessed over the last few months by council staff include dating websites, fashion retailers and toy shops.

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I am a journalist and author. I am a journalist at the UK edition of WIRED magazine. In 2015, my first book Freedom of Information: A Practical Guide for UK Journalists, was published. My second book Reed Hastings: Building Netflix, was published in March 2020. I created FOI Directory in 2012 and have maintained it in my spare time ever since.