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HMRC executive chair Edward Troup to step down

15 September 2017

Department’s most senior tax professional announces retirement at the end of the year

Leadsom defends Tory abstentions in pay cap vote

15 September 2017

Leader of the house claims government policy on the pay cap has already been “thoroughly covered” after Labour tables opposition-day motion

Grenfell Tower inquiry to 'lift lid' on Whitehall's handling of safety advice

15 September 2017

New document reveals plans to probe central government responses to previous high-rise fires and impact of any failings on west London tragedy

Home Office considers limiting pre-release access after migration data leak

15 September 2017

Amber Rudd responds to call from statistics chief to follow ONS in scrapping system that allows select people to preview official figures

Half of civil service roles now advertised externally

14 September 2017

Government has also boosted external recruitment into the civil service, with 38% jobs going to outside candidates

Call for Grenfell Tower inquiry to learn lessons from previous investigations

14 September 2017

As the judge-led public inquiry opens on the three-month anniversary of the fire, legal experts call for a “repository of expertise” to build on lessons of past inquiries