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UK’s National Audit Office Slams Nuclear Deal

A poor value and high risk programme


UK Department May Have Broken Procurement Rules With “Interesting” Evaluation Criteria

Albert Sanchez-Graells gives his views in The Guardian


UK Ministry of Defence – Is New Procurement System Running Into Trouble?

Suppliers complain that invoices not paid for months


SSRO Consultation – Regulating Single-Source Defence Procurement

SSRO wants more power, but will they get it?


Risk Allocation In Government Contracts & Commercial Stupidity From Serco

Mistake by supplier costs £120 million


Inequality, Government Contractors, Good Intentions and Impractical Ideas

Jeremy Corbyn proposes unworkable rule on CEO earnings


Goodbye PQQ, Hello SQ – Can Procurement Adapt?

Brings UK practice into line with the ESPD


Nuclear Court Case – Be Careful How You Use Dis-qualifying Thresholds in Tenders

An expensive error in evaluating bids


Fraudulent Charities and Schools – We Need More Procurement Rigour In Spending Public Money

More examples of fraud against the taxpayer


Single-Supplier Framework In London – Guaranteeing Value Will Not Be Easy

BT contract win raises some big questions for boroughs