Evidence shows that many new free schools are failing to meet their recruitment targets
Drive to build quickly sent the bill spiralling, watchdog says
Report reveals that charities getting less while cost to public purse has risen
Queen's 'rainy day' bank account is down to its last one million pounds, leaving her vulnerable to ‘unexpected costs’ claims National Audit Office
Culture Secretary describes squabbling between senior figures over who knew what about £3 million of excess pay-outs as a 'grim day for senior management'
BBC Director General Tony Hall says the corporation has “a grip on the money” it gets from licence-fee payers ahead of a parliamentary hearing examining hefty pay-offs given to senior staff.
Current BBC chairman and former Director-General will provide theatre in front of Public Accounts Committee
MPs tell Tony Hall to pay back £24,500 he received when he quit for Royal Opera House in 2001
Peter Fincham, ITV’s director of television, today declined to say whether he would be returning the £500,000 pay off he received on resigning from the BBC and said that ITV’s sensational expose of Jimmy Savile last year “was not a programme about the BBC”.
Atos Healthcare has been paid £754m for the tests since 2005
Durand Academy says it still intends to submit proposals for a sixth-form block at a later stage
BBC Trust chairman admits 'overpaying' after being questioned by MPs over £25m paid to 150 outgoing executives
Civil servants receive large severance payments for signing ‘compromise agreements’ on exit
The Government will admit tomorrow that it has become a barrier to securing economic growth as it announces a new drive to boost job-creating projects at local level.
Concerns multiply over the increasing costs of the high-speed London to Birmingham rail link
Ministers have failed to make a clear “strategic case” for their ambitious plan to build a new high-speed railway between London and the North, the Government’s auditors claim.