FLIGHT OF THE SOUTHWELL PHOENIX
Awkward questions for Robin Southwell, boss of defence giant EADS in the UK, over the receivership of a corporate jet firm of which was a director.
Despite a promise of “transparent government”, the MoD still refuses to say what it knew about dodgy payments on a £2bn arms deal with Saudi Arabia.
SHIP OF (RADIOACTIVE) FUELS
How dangerous radioactive materials are still being carried in Europe’s busy shipping lanes on shoddily maintained, non-specialist cargo ships.
TENDER LYING CARE?
Atos, the unloved outsourcing giant, is accused by MPs of lying to the government in order to win a £184m disability assessment contract.
Families of those who died following botched treatment by surgeon David Jackson are aghast that he has been allowed “voluntary erasure” from the medical register.
More equine skulduggery in the Middle East means red faces at Quest, the corporate detective agency run by ex-Scotland Yard boss Lord Stevens.
Communities secretary Eric Pickles, despite urging people to grow their own veg, seems much keener on turning over allotments to… developers!