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Millennium momentum The Millennium projects have virtually all been picked but will they come in on schedule and without busting the budget? Jackie Whitelaw meets the man who has to keep things under

Douglas Weston's job as director of projects for the Millennium Commission is a bit of a conundrum. Neither he nor the commission is the client for the 185 schemes now under way around the country - that power lies with the promoters of each individual project. But if any of the schemes go belly up it will be the commission which gets the blame and Weston's will be one of the first faces in the frame.

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