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jamtomorrow
9 hours ago, spygirl said:

Slowly dawning that Daft Dave isnt the main story.

https://amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/apr/23/lex-greensill-jeremy-heywood

Again, senior Pols dont sign cheques. Senior civil servants do.

 

What with this and the Dyson leaks and the escalating argie bargie with Cummings ... it's almost as though someone on the inside is systematically trying to discredit the entire *system* of Government (pols and civil servants) and see it swept away by emergency reforms that "temporarily" centralize power with a small number of individuals.

Completely unrelated: anyone seen Gove lately?

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spygirl
22 minutes ago, jamtomorrow said:

What with this and the Dyson leaks and the escalating argie bargie with Cummings ... it's almost as though someone on the inside is systematically trying to discredit the entire *system* of Government (pols and civil servants) and see it swept away by emergency reforms that "temporarily" centralize power with a small number of individuals.

Completely unrelated: anyone seen Gove lately?

Normal bitching.

 

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spygirl
15 hours ago, spygirl said:

Slowly dawning that Daft Dave isnt the main story.

https://amp.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2021/apr/23/lex-greensill-jeremy-heywood

Again, senior Pols dont sign cheques. Senior civil servants do.

 

Greensill scandal puts Heywood’s business dealings under spotlight

The late cabinet secretary worked on M&A deals alongside ex-boss from Morgan Stanley

https://www.ft.com/content/78a63195-87c9-484c-8419-f9e9551e3498

Again daft Dave was just a well known face. And stupid.

To turn this sort of thing into a scam, you need the ear of senior civil servant not a ex Pol.



Behind the scenes, the cabinet secretary was also seen by business leaders as the go-to figure when they needed solutions to problems. “He was very accessible,” said one senior industry figure. “If you had a company that wanted to go to the prime minister, you would arrange it through Jeremy.” 

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Heywood, previously known as “the man who really runs the country”, played a pivotal role in the government’s approach to at least two major deals involving his friend Robey: the failed merger between BAE Systems and EADS in 2012, and SoftBank’s takeover of Arm Holdings in 2016. 

 

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Greensill worked within UK government without contract

Simon Case, head of civil service, tells MPs he was ‘alarmed’ financier had been given advisory role

https://www.ft.com/content/cca3ab83-22d6-4bc3-8c24-1208e1c0f981



Lex Greensill, the financier who secured a place at the heart of the British government, acquired his privileged role without any contract or explanation of his job, two senior Whitehall officials revealed on Monday

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Tierney said the appointment of Bill Crothers, a former chief procurement officer, to a role at Greensill while still in government had been authorised by the late Jeremy Heywood, then the cabinet secretary, and John Manzoni, the former chief executive of the civil service. Heywood, who died in 2018, was also instrumental in bringing Greensill into government.

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“We cannot explain how these decisions were taken or why . . . it looks like there were conflicts and we are not clear on how they were managed. From our cursory look, we can’t see the evidence.” Case added that Greensill’s appointment “doesn’t look right” or “appropriate”.

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spygirl

This is all a bent civil service. Was it a one off!

Or was there a clique?? 

Pols should have v little to with ut, bar sign off the pass handed to them.

Niw have they looked into Heywoods financial affairs.

 

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48 minutes ago, spygirl said:

I think this is a woman.

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IT IS MAAM

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