Environment secretary also reveals rising number of secondments from Natural England
Lord Adonis's calls for permanent secretaries to resign are "an unwelcome reminder about the dearth of knowledge most politicians claim to have about the civil service"
Former cabinet secretary also dismisses "Remainer conspiracy" as he repeats call for public inquiry on Brexit
Interim secretariat of 16 civil servants won't fulfil all of planned regulator's functions, environment secretary tells MPs
New pharmaceutical regulator chief must oversee industry's post-Brexit transition
Confidential document warns no-deal "structure will quickly fall if too many decisions are unnecessarily escalated to the top levels"
Report shows numbers of arm's-length bodies remained fairly stable in 2017-18 despite falling in previous years
Eight-hundred staff on the move, hundreds of millions in wage costs and holiday bans – how the civil service is preparing for Brexit day
The steady rise in civil servants continues, with growth concentrated in departments with the highest Brexit workloads
Request comes after MPs rejected May's withdrawal agreement for the second time last week
Whitehall’s biggest union urges members to capitalise on government disarray in pending strike ballot
Revised public value framework will underline Spending Review focus on value for money, Hammond said in his Spring Statement