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Civil Service Commission appoints five new members

24 April 2017

Commissioners will oversee recruitment into the civil service and sit on selection boards for top posts
 

Latest civil service & public affairs moves — April 24

24 April 2017

New appointments in the civil service, UK politics, and public affairs, via our colleagues at Dods People

Jenkin urges government to tackle cyber interference before election

24 April 2017

Public Administration and Constitutional Affairs Committee calls for government to quicken response to MPs warnings over cyber security

Louise Casey to leave government

24 April 2017

Civil servant who led Troubled Families programme to leave Whitehall to take up roles in voluntary sector and academia

Pre-election contact underway between Labour and perm secs

24 April 2017

General election guidance published by Cabinet Office sets out rules for civil servants in snap election campaign

Public Health England told to make better use of value-for-money data

21 April 2017

Review suggests priorities and spending decisions should be “more explicitly informed” by the return they provide on investment

MPs seek end to ‘after the fact’ spending scrutiny

20 April 2017

Commons Procedure Committee demands beefed-up model for examining government's Main Supply Estimates

4% fall in FOI requests in 2016, Cabinet Office reveals

20 April 2017

DWP, MoD, MoJ and Home Office continue to get most Freedom of Information requests, figures show

DfT’s smart-ticketing rail drive ‘falls short’ of original objectives

20 April 2017

National Audit Office investigation finds £120m-plus spent in south-east has so far led to just one train operator introducing flexible part-time season tickets

Deal agreed to privatise Green Investment Bank

20 April 2017

Move will free the institution from public sector ownership, says minister