In 2019, buses accounted for over 50% of public transport journeys in England outside London, and they are particularly important for people on lower incomes. The majority of local buses are commercial services but central and local public funding support shows their importance to the wider economy and society. The Department for Transport has a … Read more
Introduction to the topic Evidence has shown that high-quality early education and childcare can support children’s development and improve their outcomes. The Department for Education funds three entitlements to free early education and childcare in England: The disadvantage entitlement: 15 hours per week for disadvantaged 2-year-olds The universal entitlement: 15 hours per week for all … Read more
29 Jul 2020
The C&AG has qualified his audit opinion on the 2018-19 accounts of Greenwich Hospital.
27 Jul 2020
The C&AG has reported on the 2019-20 accounts of the Home Office.
23 Jul 2020
The study will evaluate how effectively government identified and met the needs of vulnerable people.
This report examines the effectiveness of HMRC’s approach, in partnership with HM Treasury, in reducing the tax gap.
22 Jul 2020
Report by the Comptroller and Auditor General on the Whole of Government Accounts 2018-2019.
21 Jul 2020
This report sets out the process by which MHCLG chose the 101 towns in England it invited to develop Town Deals.
21 Jul 2020
Follow up report assessing the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s performance in managing the renegotiated contract to decommission 12 nuclear sites.
This report examines the progress the government has made in developing specialist skills in the civil service.
17 Jul 2020