Daily Archives: February 17, 2012

We revealed this morning in the FT that Treasury officials believe that as many as 100 civil servants may have been paid through private companies rather than individuals – far more than had previously been thought.

That marks a major widening from the 25 at the Department of Health exposed in the Guardian yesterday. The health department admitted that many of the staff paid in this way were full-time employees and had worked in the department for years. Read more