Please provide me with the following information regarding care and nursing homes for older people in your local authority.
1.) How many home residents a) have you funded, and b) how many of these had additional funding from a third-party top up agreement for the years, i) 2011-12, ii) 2010-11 and iii) 2009-10?
2.) What block contracts for bed provision have you purchased, specifying each provider and the number of beds you've purchased from them? Please give me the figures for a) 2011-12, b) 2010-11, and c) 2009-10.
3.) How many homes did your council run in i) 2011-12, ii) 2010-11, and iii) 2009-10. What was the total capacity of beds in these council run homes and how many beds were occupied (as an average over the year)?
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