The Ministry of Defence (MoD or MOD) is the British government department responsible for ..... Its members train on weekly evenings and monthly weekends, as well as two-week exercises generally annually and occasionally bi-annually for ...
Jul 13, 2014 ... Europe's Free Ride on the American-Defense Gravy Train ...... of Russia's former Defense Minister, the specialist in furniture, Mr. Serdyukov.
Jan 13, 2014 ... The six-figure gravy train! ... NHS England boss Sir David Nicholson (£210,000) and Ministry of Defence equipment chief Bernard Gray (£220,000). Despite the huge sums, Cabinet Office minister Francis Maude insisted the ...
Jun 4, 2013 ... In a graphic illustration of the legal aid gravy train, the Ministry of ... 'evocative and creative defence' to try to protect legal aid – pointing out that ...
Jul 3, 2013 ... £500,000 Whitehall pay-offs show gravy train is still rolling. Mandarins ..... Bonuses galore to the MET office, MOD pen-pushers etc. God the list ...
Apr 3, 2014 ... The Ministry of Veterans Affairs is requesting an extra amount of about ... and those who were conferred army ranks by the Ministry of Defence.
Jan 28, 2015 ... Gravy train: 185 MPs travel first class and some fly club ... The Ministry of Defence has spent £34million, the Foreign Office £23million and the ...
May 24, 2017 ... The share of blame attributed to the Ministry of Defence for delays and cost .... The MOD is seen as the gravy train by certain businesses.
Apr 16, 2015 ... BRUSSELS politicians are set to bill EU taxpayers an extra €1 BILLION in order to fund MORE personal assistants, it has emerged.