Redemption test

22nd June 2001 at 01:00
The Guardian

Richard Caborn has failed the first test which senior civil servants apply to ministers: maintaining the media's respect for the department. But he still has time to redeem himself. Is he ready to challenge the sharp-ebowed commercial interests running sport with their complete lack of public service ethos? and will he ensure an expansion of public sports facilities and an end to the sale of school sports grounds?

Leader, June 19

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