Carillion’s Missing Millions

The following article is a repost of IPPR Economist Grace Blakeley‘s Medium post here. Listen below to Grace speaking on Carillion’s collapse and PFI along with economist Ann Pettifor and James Butler of Novara Media.   In many ways, the Carillion... read more

Carillion Bankers and PFI Bailouts

Carillion is a British multinational facilities management and construction services company that operates in the UK, Middle East and Canada, and has a notably poor record on ensuring workers rights and safety. Carillion hit the headlines in the last 12 months... read more

Next showing of the Exhibition: 19th November 2017

Brockley Festival of Ideas People vs PFI is pleased to announce that our exhibition of photographs on PFIs is to be shown next for just one day at the Brockley Festival of Ideas in Lewisham. The festival takes place on Sunday 19th November, 2017 from 10 am to 5:30 pm,... read more

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... read more

Myatts Field North Regeneration- a PFI Horror Show

Today (21 July 2017), the Guardian’s Zoe Williams has published a devastating analysis of the Myatts Field North PFI Regeneration Scheme entitled The Real Cost of Regeneration. Myatts Field North is a council housing estate in Lambeth, South London, built in the... read more