Romeo brings the number of women leading Whitehall departments to four, as analysis shows the government's varied progress on gender diversity
Health Select Committee calls for stronger measures to tax unhealthy food and drink, plus clearer warnings on future action
New appointments in the civil service, UK politics, and public affairs, via our colleagues at Dods People
Jean-Claude Juncker has warned Theresa May that Britian will have to pay a multi-billion pound bill when it quits the EU.
Centralised purchasing body still needs to develop full business case, according to committee
Watchdog warns demands of service pressures, major projects and Brexit are outpacing Whitehall’s capacity to deliver at a time of staffing restrictions and spending restraint
Cridland Review dubs guaranteed 2.5% annual rise unaffordable and calls for acceleration of retirement age to 68 sooner than scheduled
Prime minister leads parliament in paying tribute to those affected
New department says £125k role will focus on developing its “underpinning foundations”, building values and forming its culture
Read an eyewitness account of the attack on Parliament from Kevin Schofield, the editor of CSW's sister site PoliticsHome
Ministers have been urged to drive more cash into the education system as a leading think tank warned of “significant winners and losers” over reforms to the schools funding formula.
Justice secretary confirms move as planning permission sought for four new jails
Implementing Theresa May’s flagship plan must become a Brexit priority, says report