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Sheila Bird :: Tue, 20/07/2010 - 13:12

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Prisoner escorts in Scotland: getting better value

The Scottish Government is currently considering tenders for a seven-year contract to transport prisoners around Scotland.
 

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 07/04/2010 - 11:22

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Fools rush in ...

 It’s tempting fate to get into this particular subject again, but I cannot pass by an analysis by the Institute for

Nigel Hawkes :: Fri, 08/01/2010 - 14:21

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The Sunday Times and the public and private sector

An article in last week’s Sunday Times comparing pay and conditions in the private and public sector has caused controversy, with charges that the comparisons made were unfair.

Nigel Hawkes :: Wed, 23/12/2009 - 14:52

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Pots and kettles in the NHS

Eight out of ten doctors are concerned about private companies profiting from the National Health Service, according to a poll from the British Medical Association and Doctors.net.uk.

Nigel Hawkes :: Tue, 13/10/2009 - 16:52

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Who's the fattest cat, private or public?

“Say it again, say it often: the public sector is less well-paid” says Polly Toynbee in today’s Guardian. She can say it as often as she likes: but that doesn’t make it true.