The newsletter of Corporate Welfare Watch for February 2018.
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Newsletter: February 2018

March 2, 2018

Our newsletter for February 2018 is focused on the fallout of PFI practices, including a special feature blog post by us which showcases research on the topic. Click here to read the newsletter.

PFI projects are set to cost UK schools nearly 5 million pounds by 2020.
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PFI firms will take £4.8bn from UK schools by 2020

February 19, 2018

A February 2018 study by the Centre for Health and the Public Interest has revealed that PFI firms will earn £4.8bn from schools by 2020, reports the Guardian. This diversion of taxpayer money to private […]

The January 2018 newsletter of Corporate Welfare Watch

Newsletter: January 2018

January 31, 2018

Our newsletter for January 2018 introduced the launch of our newly updated and improved Corporate Welfare Database, featured our blog on the East Coast Rail Bailout (which was featured in a Guardian report) and included […]

The new Nissan Leaf is under production in Sunderland UK as of December 2017.
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New Nissan Leaf in production at Sunderland

January 3, 2018

The new Nissan Leaf started rolling off the Sunderland production line in late-December 2017. The Sunderland Echo reported that Nissan’s flagship electric vehicle will be available in European markets in February. Nissan’s continued investment in […]

Electric vehicle charging stations will soon allow power to return to the grid with vehicle-to-grid technology.

Newsletter: November 2017

December 5, 2017

Our newsletter for November 2017 featured a note to readers updating them on our behind-the-scenes progress with research. Leading up to the winter holidays, we were busy with a new research project focused on the […]


Newsletter: October 2017

November 2, 2017

Our newsletter for October 2017 features a blog we published on the Bombardier trade disputes, a warning to British farmers about the consequences of Brexit, a roundup of news we covered during the month, and […]

Brexit could leave UK farmers with half their annual incomes.

AHDB warns Brexit could halve UK farmers’ incomes

October 11, 2017

Phil Bicknell, Market Intelligence Director of the Agriculture and Horticulture Development Board (AHDB), today claimed that Brexit threatens to reduce UK farm incomes by as much as 50 percent. Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, […]

Corporate Welfare Watch produces a monthly newsletter.

Newsletter: September 2017

September 27, 2017

The first instalment of our monthly newsletter, published on September 27, 2017, featured the release of our latest Company Report on Nissan UK, a popular blog on Amazon and corporate tax by our founder and […]