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Private probation contracts to be scrapped early

Union calls rescue plan 'more of the same'.

David Gauke

David Gauke

Date - 27th July 2018
By - David Wilcock and Ian Weinfass
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The government is to scrap controversial private probation contracts two years early at a cost of £170 million after acknowledging failures in reforms carried out by former justice secretary Chris Grayling. The agreements with 21...
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