White text is pictured on a blue background. The headline text reads. “Imagine if the government cared as much about those contracting the virus cared about ‘contracting’ during the virus!”.
Under this are three bullet points, each illustrated with green virus with a pound sign in them. They read as follows:
- £10.5 billion awarded without competition
- Companies with links to to politicians or senior officials given ‘high priority’
- Key documentation on why suppliers chosen is missing
We need your help ...
The coronavirus pandemic is changing our world, fast. And we will do all we can to keep bringing you news and analysis throughout. But we are worried about maintaining enough income to pay our staff and minimal overheads.
Now, more than ever, we need a vibrant, independent media that holds the government to account and calls it out when it puts vested economic interests above human lives. We need a media that shows solidarity with the people most affected by the crisis – and one that can help to build a world based on collaboration and compassion.
We have been fighting against an establishment that is trying to shut us down. And like most independent media, we don’t have the deep pockets of investors to call on to bail us out.
Can you help by chipping in a few pounds each month?