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“... tendered and won the contract for a surveying job on a further education college. When I asked the FEFC whether Drivers Jonas should have been left out of the tendering process, I was told: ‘No. It’s one of the major firms engaged in this area.’ The idea that there was anything wrong in a publicly-funded body giving a contract to a firm whose partner sat ...”