First Direct Arena Leeds

May 2010: Senior civil servant lodged a formal protest over Labour’s decision to release taxpayers cash for the Leeds Arena project.

May 2010: Senior civil servant lodged a formal protest over Labour’s decision to release taxpayers cash for the Leeds Arena project.
Construction Enquirer May 2010
Labour business minister Pat McFadden is understood to have overruled objections to the release of £9.9m in public funding for the £55m project.