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16 May 2011 - 9:59am

This report summarises the findings from audit work I have undertaken at Public Health Wales NHS Trust (the Trust) during the latter part of 2009 and throughout 2010. This work includes the audit of the Trust’s financial statements for the six-month period ended 31 March 2010. 


24 Mar 2011 - 9:00am

We examined whether Welsh hospitals provide efficient and effective catering services that meet recognised good practice. Our audit approach examined each of the key areas involved in the planning, delivering and monitoring of hospital catering services.

28 Jan 2011 - 8:59am

This Annual Improvement Report sets out that picture and each year we will produce a report to let you know what progress Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Authority (the Authority) has made. We have not covered all the services the Authority provides. We have focused on a small number of things, especially those things that the Authority has said are its priorities for improvement. 


28 Jan 2011 - 8:49am

This report sets out the findings of the Corporate Assessment only and is designed to answer the question: ‘Are the Council’s arrangements likely to secure continuous improvement?’

28 Jan 2011 - 8:49am

Each year, the Auditor General must report on how well Welsh councils, fire and rescue authorities, and national parks are planning for improvement and delivering their services. Drawing on the work of the relevant Welsh inspectorates, as well as work undertaken on his behalf by the Wales Audit Office, this report presents a picture of improvement over the last year

27 Jan 2011 - 9:00am

We examined whether recently completed major transport projects in Wales have met their objectives and were delivered to time and cost. We focused on the delivery of 18
major road and rail infrastructure projects in Wales completed since 2004, looking in detail at 10 projects. The Assembly Government has funded all, or at least most, of the cost of these projects as part of its Trunk Road Forward Programme or from its Transport Grant budget. 

22 Dec 2010 - 9:00am

We have developed a financial model to capture overall expenditure on the cost of school meals. This report outlines our early findings based on application of the model to the available information.

8 Dec 2010 - 9:02am

This Annual Audit Letter (the Letter) to members of the Dyfed Powys Police Authority (the Authority) summarises the conclusions from my 2009-10 audit. It reports for Authority members the significant issues arising from my audit, together with my comments on other current issues. The work reported upon in Letter was set out in the agreed 2009-10 Audit Strategy

25 Nov 2010 - 9:00am

We reviewed all of the 22 corporate assessments, to examine whether councils are well placed to respond effectively to the financial challenges and identify the key lessons.

23 Nov 2010 - 9:00am

This report considers the specific question of whether the planning and delivery of housing services for adults with mental health needs has improved.