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23Aug91 UK: PUBLIC MONEY WASTED AT POPLAR BATHS CONSTRUCTION TRAINING CENTRE ACCORDING TO LABOUR MP.

By Mark Smulian.More than £1 million of public money was 'poured down the drain' at the Poplar Baths construction training centre in London Docklands, a leading MP claims.Labour's Ron Leighton also attacked the small number of people trained, describing it as a 'scandal'.Mr Leighton chairs the employment select committee and was instrumental in getting the centre set up.This followed his committee's criticism in 1988 of Docklands contractors and the Construction Industry Training ...

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