Monthly Archives: July 2014

Cameron says ‘no’ to blacklisting inquiry

Prime Minister David Cameron was recently interviewed by award winning journalist Adam Smith – author of ‘Obama and Me’ – and was asked about the blacklisting in the construction industry. The exchange was illuminating. Adam Smith “With the blacklisting scandal affecting over 3,000 people up and down the country is it not time for a […]
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Sorry site bosses ridiculed by MPs

By Dave Smith, Blacklist Support Group Bosses from blacklist companies were humiliated during a packed 16 July 2014 witness session for a parliamentary Select Committee when MPs repeatedly accused them of setting out to “deliberately mislead parliament”. The Scottish Affairs Select Committee investigation into blacklisting heard evidence from Nick Pollard, chief executive of Balfour Beatty, Andrew Ridley-Barker, […]
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