The Private Finance Initiative: nationalise the Special Purpose Vehicles and end profiteering from public assets
A proposal by People vs Barts PFI We would welcome any comments on this paper – please use the comment box below. 7th December, 2015 This paper has been developed … Continue reading
Stop PFI bleeding Barts dry
Private sector corporations Innisfree and Skanska are draining millions of pounds from frontline health services in east and north-east London, thanks to a scandalous PFI contract. This has to stop! The … Continue reading
How do you solve a problem like Carillion?
The collapse of Carillion affects multiple sectors of the economy and threatens jobs and public services. Carillion has £1.3bn of debts, but the major banks have refused a … Continue reading
Skanska: Portrait of one of the two companies involved in the Barts Health PFI contracts.
Skanska AB A Swedish multinational construction and project development company. Currently the 5th largest construction company in the world. The 10 largest shareholders own 52.5% of voting power (www.skanska.com). All … Continue reading
Health campaigners present PFI petition to Barts NHS Trust and NHS England
Health campaigners from People vs Barts PFI and Waltham Forest Save Our NHS took a petition to the Barts NHS Trust Board meeting on 4 November 2015, held at … Continue reading
Barts Health: The Real-Life Consequences of PFI in the NHS by Carol Saunders
April, 2015: Last weekend around 70 campaigners took part in a rolling protest through the east London boroughs of Waltham Forest, Newham and Tower Hamlets to highlight the major crisis … Continue reading