NAO: Thames Gateway has no proper budget
Audit watchdog highly critical of massive regeneration project
In a report, the public audit watchdog said the Thames Gateway, lacked a
strategic plan, a proper budget and a marketing strategy.
According to the report, the project is behind target and its aspirations to
create high-quality, low-carbon- footprint housing and business developments
have not been translated into clear objectives.
The 30-year programme was announced in 1995 to reverse 150 years of decline
on the north and south banks of the