Cabinet Office minister Michael Gove admits no-deal Brexit would cause ‘bumps in the road’ but says leaks represent worse case scenario
Three weeks into his cabinet career, Commons leader says he ‘previously thought only corporate bankers worked such hours’
Policy think tanks have become important in the development of policy in a relatively short space of time. Colin Talbot and Carole Talbot ask if this a good thing
Former civil servant Steve O'Neil takes a fresh look at the appliance of science at the heart of government
Figures from Prospect trade union come as government plans review of pension tax rules for public sector after NHS reforms
The Right to Rent scheme has been beset by criticism and fears that it could stoke discrimination since before its rollout in 2016, culminating in a damning High Court judgement this year. All the while the Home Office has said a panel of experts has helped to implement and monitor the scheme – but a long hiatus, ignored warnings and a lack of transparency have raised questions.
International trade secretary Liz Truss names panel of advisers to consider location for up to 10 tax-free ports
Shadow Brexit secretary Sir Keir Starmer also raises prospect of a Brexit public inquiry under a Labour government
Unit will be staffed by Cabinet Office and Ministry of Defence officials
Plans will include "one of the biggest peacetime public information campaigns this country has seen"
Words civil servants told not to use include “hopefully”, “very”, “due to” and “equal”
Spending Review delay would be “bad news for those planning and managing big public services”, but departments must prepare, IfG says