Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport: Procurement

(asked on 25th November 2020) - View Source

Question to the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport:

To ask the Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, how many covid-19 procurement contracts were awarded by his Department retrospectively after work had already been carried out.


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John Whittingdale
This question was answered on 30th November 2020

No COVID-19 contracts were awarded by the Department retrospectively after work had already been carried out.

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