National Citizen Service initiative 'costs too much', spending watchdog warns

Joe Lepper
Friday, January 13, 2017

The government's flagship National Citizen Service (NCS) initiative is over budget and failing to attract enough young people, according to a report by the National Audit Office (NAO). 

The NCS, seen as a flagship initiative of former Prime Minister David Cameron, first launched in 2011. Picture: NCS Trust
The NCS, seen as a flagship initiative of former Prime Minister David Cameron, first launched in 2011. Picture: NCS Trust

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