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Oxford Mail
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Streatham Guardian / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Bury Times
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Gazette
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Gazette / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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guardian-series
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Harrow Times
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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This is West Country
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Gazette News
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Bolton News
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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The News and Star
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Northern Echo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from Francefund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return fo
How Thatcher's Saudi stopover helped UK snatch arms deal from France
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
fund" offering sweeteners to Saudi royals and shady intermediaries in return for lucrative contracts. A 1992 report by the National Audit Office into the deal was suppressed over fears it may offend the Saudis - an unprecedented step - and more... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Burglary Worsens At Malawi Govt Office Complex - Robbers Hit National Audit OfficeCases of burglary coupled with two months blackout have worsened at the governm
Burglary Worsens At Malawi Govt Office Complex - Robbers Hit National Audit Office
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Cases of burglary coupled with two months blackout have worsened at the government office complex in Blantyre with the National Audit Office (NAO) being the latest victim. According to NAO's Senior Clerical Officer, Beau Dan Saka robbers broke into... Read more
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express
What was the point? Scrapping car tax discs costs £400Mdiscs served as a reminder for motorists to renew their vehicles and clearly sh
What was the point? Scrapping car tax discs costs £400M
express / Posted 7 days ago
discs served as a reminder for motorists to renew their vehicles and clearly showed those which were out of date. The National Audit Office has warned that there is a “clear concern” over the new system because of rising levels of... Read more
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express
NHS paying out hundreds of thousands of pounds to managers as service reaches crisis pointtook up a year-long post ending this October after replacing Mr Bennett. GETTY
NHS paying out hundreds of thousands of pounds to managers as service reaches crisis point
express / Posted 7 days ago
took up a year-long post ending this October after replacing Mr Bennett. GETTYMonitor was recently criticised by the National Audit Office (NAO) for squandering millions of t We strive to employ the best possible candidates, often appointing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Baseline Survey Reveals Gross Irregularities in Assets Checksand Good Governance), Ms Angella Kairuki, said the ethics secretariat, Public P
Baseline Survey Reveals Gross Irregularities in Assets Checks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
and Good Governance), Ms Angella Kairuki, said the ethics secretariat, Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) National Audit Office and the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau (PCCB) must forge partnerships to improve the... Read more
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Ekklesia
Call to stop 'revolving door' to prison as recalls to custody soarbe motivated by financial factors now that the majority of the probation servic
Call to stop 'revolving door' to prison as recalls to custody soar
Ekklesia / Posted 8 days ago
be motivated by financial factors now that the majority of the probation service has been sold to private companies. The National Audit Office has raised concerns that private companies will be less motivated to trigger breach proceedings as such... Read more
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London SE1
Garden Bridge might not be built, admits Sadiq KhanJennifer Mosley have written to the transport secretary Chris Grayling urging h
Garden Bridge might not be built, admits Sadiq Khan
London SE1 / Posted 9 days ago
Jennifer Mosley have written to the transport secretary Chris Grayling urging him to pull the plug on the scheme. • The National Audit Office has confirmed that it is investigating the Department for Transport's decision to part-fund the Garden... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Dairy farmers unsurprised by poor take-up of concessional loan schemeloans programs also struggled with low take-up rates, and the schemes were shar
Dairy farmers unsurprised by poor take-up of concessional loan scheme
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
loans programs also struggled with low take-up rates, and the schemes were sharply criticised by the Australian National Audit Office as poorly designed and inconsistently managed.Xenophon calls for reintroduction of school milk... Read more
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The Register
HMRC: We've got £1.3bn for digital tax schemes. Tell us how to spend itwill offset £717m per year in cuts, including a headcount reduction of 21 per c
HMRC: We've got £1.3bn for digital tax schemes. Tell us how to spend it
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
will offset £717m per year in cuts, including a headcount reduction of 21 per cent by financial year 2019-20. However, the National Audit Office recently warned that HMRC has previously been too hasty in cutting staff before the expected cost... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Wheelchair-bound woman turned away from Croydon disability centre - because she could not climb the stairsis performing worse in key areas since it took over running the assessment cont
Wheelchair-bound woman turned away from Croydon disability centre - because she could not climb the stairs
Croydon Guardian / Posted 14 days ago
is performing worse in key areas since it took over running the assessment contact from Atos. In January a National Audit Office report found the average cost of assessments had risen from £115 to £190, meaning a total cost of £595m... Read more
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Nottingham Post
BBC iPlayer viewers now need a TV licence - all you need to knowbe okay. It's claimed that the BBC will be able to tell if you are watching iP
BBC iPlayer viewers now need a TV licence - all you need to know
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
be okay. It's claimed that the BBC will be able to tell if you are watching iPlayer without a licence. A report by the National Audit Office said that "TV licence detection vans can identify viewing on a non-TV device in the same way that they... Read more
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birminghammail
TV licence fee changes you need to know aboutbe okay. It's claimed that the BBC will be able to tell if you are watching iP
TV licence fee changes you need to know about
birminghammail / Posted 16 days ago
be okay. It's claimed that the BBC will be able to tell if you are watching iPlayer without a licence. A report by the National Audit Office said that "TV licence detection vans can identify viewing on a non-TV device in the same way that they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MEC Boss, Directors Still in Office Despite Being Sent On Forced Leave Over Scamauthentication correspondences with the Spokesman of the Treasury, the Chief Se
MEC Boss, Directors Still in Office Despite Being Sent On Forced Leave Over Scam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
authentication correspondences with the Spokesman of the Treasury, the Chief Secretary, the Chairperson and CEO of MEC, the National Audit Office, and other stakeholders, queries MEC on: Financial mismanagement, amounts queried total... Read more
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express
BBC will send out detection vans to snoop on internet users with no TV licenceout from next month, the same time as new regulations on the TV Licence come in
BBC will send out detection vans to snoop on internet users with no TV licence
express / Posted 17 days ago
out from next month, the same time as new regulations on the TV Licence come into force. It quoted a report from the National Audit Office which shows that the BBC's TV Licensing arm has developed new technology to track users watching... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will the Real Opposition Emerge Under Magufuli's Presidency?to account - he lost a prime minister following parliamentary work and reshuffl
Will the Real Opposition Emerge Under Magufuli's Presidency?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
to account - he lost a prime minister following parliamentary work and reshuffled his cabinet thrice, strengthened National Audit Office and allowed free debate of CAG report of government accounts and did not hinder opposition parties to... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The problem with Britain’s (planned) nuclear-power stationelectricity prices, were expected to be on a steadily rising trajectory. Since
The problem with Britain’s (planned) nuclear-power station
Namibia Economist / Posted 17 days ago
electricity prices, were expected to be on a steadily rising trajectory. Since then, they have been anything but. The National Audit Office, a spending watchdog, says that at today’s wholesale prices the subsidy for EDF would be almost £30... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Defence spending on dating, escorts and gambling tops $1,000being incurred against such merchants". Blocking had been recommended in a rec
Defence spending on dating, escorts and gambling tops $1,000
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
being incurred against such merchants". Blocking had been recommended in a recent investigation by the Australian National Audit Office, which found Defence had never put any merchant blocks on its 7,378 Visa Purchasing Cards, even though... Read more
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metro
BBC will 'use Wi-Fi detection vans to catch TV licence evaders'new system can establish if someone is watching the online service on a PC, mob
BBC will 'use Wi-Fi detection vans to catch TV licence evaders'
metro / Posted 19 days ago
new system can establish if someone is watching the online service on a PC, mobile device or laptop, according to the National Audit Office. It will do this by using data from Wi-Fi networks in private homes. ‘Detection vans can identify... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Mobile TV detection vans will crack down on iPlayer licence cheatslicenses will be needed to watch shows on the iPlayer and other online channels
Mobile TV detection vans will crack down on iPlayer licence cheats
Manchester Evening News / Posted 19 days ago
licenses will be needed to watch shows on the iPlayer and other online channels. It’s been revealed in a new report by the National Audit Office that the mobile technology has been ‘demonstrated in a controlled environment’ so bosses are confident... Read more
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Namibia Economist
When the facts change...the level of subsidy to EDF—would remain above £70 per megawatt hour. They are
When the facts change...
Namibia Economist / Posted 19 days ago
the level of subsidy to EDF—would remain above £70 per megawatt hour. They are currently below £40. Last month the National Audit Office, a spending watchdog, said that forecasting error alone had almost quintupled the implied value of the... Read more
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The Register
BBC detector vans are back to spy on your home Wi-Fi – if you can believe it£145.50, doorsteppings and potentially prosecution and fines. It turns out the
BBC detector vans are back to spy on your home Wi-Fi – if you can believe it
The Register / Posted 19 days ago
£145.50, doorsteppings and potentially prosecution and fines. It turns out the Tele's article today was triggered by a National Audit Office report from March that was published in mid-July. Written by Auditor General Sir Amyas Morse, it... Read more
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Daily Mirror
BBC spies on Wi-Fi users to sniff out those watching iPlayer without TV LicenceMore Up until now people have been able to watch online without paying £145.50
BBC spies on Wi-Fi users to sniff out those watching iPlayer without TV Licence
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
More Up until now people have been able to watch online without paying £145.50 for a TV Licence A new report from the National Audit Office reveals TV Licensing - the corporation’s licence-fee collection arm - has developed techniques to track... Read more
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Zero Hedge
30,000 Refugees "Go Missing" As Swedes Face Increasing Violence From Asylum-Seekersopportunity to get a glimpse of what it is like to work as a police officer in
30,000 Refugees "Go Missing" As Swedes Face Increasing Violence From Asylum-Seekers
Zero Hedge / Posted 20 days ago
opportunity to get a glimpse of what it is like to work as a police officer in Sweden. June 14: A report from the Swedish National Audit Office (Riksrevisionen), revealed that the Swedish Migration Agency spent four billion kronor (about $470... Read more
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International Business Times
We can't help Britain's maternity crisis unless we restrict immigration according to the data from European statistics agency Eurostat. Pressure on ma
We can't help Britain's maternity crisis unless we restrict immigration
International Business Times / Posted 20 days ago
according to the data from European statistics agency Eurostat. Pressure on maternity services is now so bad that the National Audit Office estimates at least 2,600 more midwives need to be deployed within the NHS in England and Wales in order... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motoristsnext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motorists
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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The Young Witness
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motoristsnext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motorists
The Young Witness / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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Western Advocate
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motoristsnext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motorists
Western Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motoristsnext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motorists
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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The Border Mail
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motoristsnext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway to motorists
The Border Mail / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Motorists face delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorwaynext year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConne
Motorists face delay to opening of second stage of WestConnex motorway
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 23 days ago
next year, while the M4 East – both of which are part of stage one of WestConnex – is slated to be completed in 2019. The National Audit Office is also investigating whether the Coalition government received appropriate advice and value for money... Read more
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