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THE BIG FOUR’S BIG FLAWS
The regulator puts PwC in ‘special measures’ in Leeds, as KPMG, slammed for its auditing of Carillion, faces more trouble for alleged collusion in the infamous HBOS Reading fraud.

TESTING TIMES
Staff at a big privatised pathology firm, part of the group implicated in Ireland’s ‘CervicalCheck’ scandal, are seriously worried about conditions in their labs.

STUDIO SPACE
It’s the end of the line for many failed free schools, including more of the ‘studio schools’ introduced by Michael Gove as education secretary.

SICKLY NORFOLK
Why Norfolk & Norwich NHS foundation trust, put into special measures by the regulator, is the definitive case study in ‘how not to run a hospital’.

SLEEPING WATCHDOGS
Vulnerable residents in a Belfast care home endured appalling neglect, abuse and starvation under the noses of the regulator and other care agencies.

HORROR STORY
York council still refuses to apologise to a sacked English teacher with cystic fibrosis who was discriminated against because of his disability.

GREENWICH (VERY) MEAN TIME
The spirit of the new Homelessness Reduction Act hasn’t reached Greenwich yet, as a homeless mother and her children are forced to sleep on the streets.

LIBOR & EURIBOR UPDATE
Top executives have been let off the hook as regulators and prosecutors focus on nailing junior bankers for manipulating benchmark interest rates.

MoD FIRE SALE
Despite Capita’s woeful record, it picks up another public contract – this time running the Ministry of Defence’s fire and rescue service.

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