Press release

Action to tackle poor value for money and unfunded spending commitments

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

Chief Secretary announced which projects will be suspended and cancelled as part of a review of spending decisions taken since 1 January.

Today, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, announced which projects re-submitted to the Treasury will be suspended and cancelled as part of a review of all spending decisions taken since 1 January. Projects have been cancelled where they were not affordable, did not represent good value for money, or where they did not reflect the Government’s priorities.