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Over 80% of civil servants unhappy with pay, FDA poll finds

20 June 2017

Survey  finds that almost a third of officials would like to leave the civil service ‘as soon as possible, as unions call for new pay guidance

Latest civil service & public affairs moves — June 19

19 June 2017

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

Watchdog reopens consultation on MPs’ second jobs

19 June 2017

Committee on Standards in Public Life seeks more views on need for beefed-up rules on outside work, and the potential for conflicts of interest

Union: minority government ‘has no mandate’ to hike pension age

16 June 2017

Civil service mainstay Prospect warns new work and pensions secretary not to raise retirement bar

Dementia tax plan ‘drawn up in Cabinet Office and hidden from key ministers’

16 June 2017

Manifesto proposal developed by former Cabinet Office minister Ben Gummer was kept from local government and health cabinet ministers until less than 24 hours before launch

Public sector pay cap: Jeremy Hunt hints at Treasury discussions to lift restrictions

15 June 2017

Hunt tells NHS conference that discussions set to take place with chancellor Philip Hammond will look at ending pay strictures

Theresa May promises ‘full public inquiry’ into Grenfell Tower tragedy

15 June 2017

As the death toll continues to rise, prime minister says nation needs answers on high-rise inferno disaster

Delay confirmed for post-election Queen's Speech

15 June 2017

Government to set out legislative plans on Wednesday as talks with the DUP continue over support deal

Northern Ireland Civil Service gets new interim head

15 June 2017

Department of Finance perm sec David Sterling steps up to succeed Malcolm McKibbin amid continued political turmoil