Gordon Brown's 'costs of failure' will reach £256 billion - TelegraphCombined with a debt interest bill of more than £63 billion, items Gordon Brown once called “the costs of failure” will absorb more than a third of all Government spending.
Leaked Treasury documents have revealed the Government’s own bleak forecasts for rising welfare payments and debt interest costs.
Great. Just great.
There is always the bright side. He could have spent more than that