Eric Pickles is to dismantle the Audit Commission. Here’s the full memo to staff at the Commission. The chief executive is not happy.
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Treasury drumbeat sets the Whitehall tempo — FT
New MPs set out with confidence — FT
Cable thrilled as Monaco based Sir Philip Green joins coalition — FT Blog
Cameron coalition is an ideas test-tube for the West — The Economist
A graduate tax is bad for students and parents — John O’Leary/Times (£)
Better than evens chance of Israel bombing Iran this year — Spectator
Some charts to explain inflation to John Redwood — Spectator
Sunshine Dave wants to move clocks forward — The Sun
Alex Salmond was criticised a while back for employing a Monaco-based engineering tycoon, Jim McColl, to advise him on economic affairs. (Although, as the Herald reported, McColl’s Scottish businesses pay UK taxes).
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