Public Health England paid £60,000 bonuses to top execs before bungling Covid
BUNGLING Public Health England paid £60,000 bonuses to its top execs before Covid.
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Health Secretary Matt Hancock binned the ailing quango in August[/caption]
Accounts show nine PHE chiefs were paid the same as, or more than, the Prime Minister[/caption]
PHE has been the driving force behind draconian lockdown restrictions, but came under fire for failures in preparing for a coronavirus pandemic and the testing shambles.
Danielle Boxall, from the TaxPayers’ Alliance, said: “Taxpayers don’t want to see their hard-earned cash rewarding failed quangocrats.”
PHE national director Paul Johnstone netted a whopping £265,000[/caption]
Danielle Boxall said: ‘Taxpayers don’t want to see their hard-earned cash rewarding failed quangocrats’[/caption]
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PHE national director Paul Johnstone netted £265,000.
PM Boris Johnson earns £150,000 a year in comparison.
The PHE said: “We have saved more than £500million in costs over the last five years.”
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