Press releases

Sustainable Development Commission credit card spending revealed

In the latest in our series uncovering spending on credit cards by Britain’s wasteful quangos, we expose £185k of spending between April 2009 and March 2011 at the Sustainable Development Commission. This is further evidence that the decision to abolish this quango was the correct one, in the process saving... Read more...

TfL Surplus Staff

The TPA has discovered that Transport for London (TfL) has been paying the salaries of dozens of staff that have been languishing in a ‘Redeployment Unit’. The unit is for employees who have no formal role but are being kept on, rather than made redundant. Read more...

Stop taxpayer funding of trade unions in Tameside

This Saturday 3 September, members of the TPA team will be joining Liam Billington, our coordinator in Tameside, Greater Manchester, for an action day. We will be meeting in the Market Place, Ashton-under-Lyne, at noon for a couple of hours of campaigning. We will be handing out TPA recruitment cards, and... Read more...