MoD business

Carmen Gomez

From Carmen Gomez Diary:

Last year Trevor Taylor, a professional Research Fellow in Defence Management, wrote on July 24th that haziness on future MOD funding is likely the reason for an update on the modernising defence programme,

“that is rich in platitudes, but lacks substance.” According to Labour MP Meg Hillier, the department has been “a repeat offender” when it comes to “poor financial planning;” with the Public Accounts Committee this year reporting that it lacked the ability to “accurately cost programmes.”