Number of accounts blocked on twitter: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

Information requested

The number of accounts blocked by the official Scottish Government account (@scotgov) and the First Minister's account (@ScotGovFM) on Twitter. Please also provide me with a list of all blocked account names which are logged in the profile settings.


No accounts are currently blocked by @sotgov or @scotgovfm on Twitter.

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Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000

The Scottish Government
St Andrews House
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