Chief secretary to the Treasury Rishi Sunak says evidence shows that 'purchases by non-residents inflate house prices'
Transport secretary also reveals Northern franchise could be nationalised over contractor's poor performance
Newcastle City Council chief to help manage cross-government property efficiency drive
Spending watchdog warns there are significant Brexit risks 'beyond government's control'
Department seeks to reduce calls and emails from the public via more effective use of digital channels
Announcement comes as HMRC confirms it has registered 95,000 businesses for simplified import procedures
Legislation to deliver Brexit dominated Boris Johnson’s first Queen’s Speech, which also had a strong law and order theme
Government won't fly in medicines in first batch of contracts awarded through £300m post-Brexit framework
PCS says strike threat prompted creation of dozens of new Universal Credit-related jobs
Shadow minister says Boris Johnson’s behaviour is a source of “unease” in civil service
New appointments in the civil service, UK politics, and public affairs, via our colleagues at Dods People
Response to PACAC recommendation says single institution would not meet needs of a modern civil service
Pristine copy of children's book was kept in a locked briefcase for safekeeping