Labour will nationalise PFI projects

In a speech at the Labour National Conference today, John McDonnell, Shadow Chancellor, announced: “It’s not just students and households with credit cards who are being ripped off. The scandal of the Private Finance Initiative, launched by John Major, has resulted in...

People’s Safety Audit of PFI

How Do We Know Our Public Buildings are Safe? There are more than 800 PFI contracts across the UK, covering thousands of public buildings: these include 120 hospitals, more than 1000 schools, and homes for around 80,000 residents. These unaccountable schemes cost the...