Did you know that the NHS spends 2 million per year on computer skills for cleaners and 225, 000 teaching grannies how to wear slippers? Or that local artists in Birmingham received 15, 000 from the Arts Council to go on a pub crawl? This guide reveals how the government wastes 80 billion pounds of taxpayers' money each year.q... the DWP launched a scheme in which staff who took no sick leave over a six month period could win one of 37 Ford Focus cars. ... The real waste scandals at the DWP are its failing policies, among them the much-trumpeted New Deal.
|Title||:||The Bumper Book of Government Waste|
|Author||:||Matthew Elliott, Lee Rotherham|
|Publisher||:||Harriman House Limited - 2006|