£22bn scheme has exposed the government to significant risk and has tied up significant public financial capacity says NAO
Speaking at a think-tank event, Lord Macpherson also offered thoughts on the economy to incoming prime minister, while Treasury Select Committee chair said a full leadership contest is needed “so the maddest ideas perhaps don’t make it to asking for official civil service advice”.
Plan goes beyond Dame Judith Hackitt’s 2018 review recommendations following west London tragedy
Truss also hints at buildings sell-off to avoid having “land that could be used for housing sitting on the government balance sheet”
Theresa May adds housing expert and architect to inquiry panel probing 2017 tragedy
Commission chaired by former civil service head blasts government’s approach to economic development and calls for new £10bn-a-year fund
Paying private-sector landlords to make their own buildings safe was against the principles of Managing Public Money, secretary of state was warned
MPs say Cabinet Office, Treasury and Major Projects Review Group have questions to answer over bungled payment-by-results reforms
Government says it's "not the case" that it takes outsourcers at their word when they say they're providing high-quality accommodation
Academic dismissed as housing adviser after making remarks about "Soros empire"
MPs say department has overseen seriously unacceptable practice in almost every area of the deportation system
Government evaluation finds every £1 spent on the programme delivers £2.28 in economic benefits, with largest benefits for children at serious risk