Civil service race champion said it could take 10 years for progress on racial diversity to match that made on gender
OPINION: From spad to good? After Timothy and Hill, now is the time to end government by fear and abuse
The former DWP permanent secretary argues for a return to civility in the corridors of power, and offers his tips for preventing the ascendance of overmighty special advisers whose presence crushes open debate and discussion
Senior Number 10 figures replaced by former housing minister Gavin Barwell, who lost his seat in the general election
A cabinet minister’s first day at their new department can set the tone for years to come. Andrew Greenway recalls those early encounters
Northern Ireland’s Democratic Unionist Party has new-found influence in Westminster now its 10 MPs look likely to prop up the Conservative minority government. Here are some its key policies of interest to the public sector.
Further appointments expected through weekend and next week
Ten ministers lose seats as Conservatives forced to form minority government
Unusual move was approved by civil service ethics chief, Cabinet Office confirms
Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn cross country on last day of campaigning
There is an increasing clamour for a constitutional convention in the UK to review devolution and design a post-Brexit blueprint. Alan Renwick and Robert Hazell set out the key features for such a review.
FoI request reveals civil servants acknowledge “wrong call” in £8m cash announcement before local elections
Martin Stanley recalls his own shift into the world of watchdogs and introduces his new ‘Understanding Regulation’ website
Plan for hung parliament set out as polls show election race tightening