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Ed Miliband's Speech

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Labour leader Ed Miliband set out a 10-year plan to build a "world-class Britain".

Scottish Referendum: Scotland votes "No" to independence

Friday 19 September 2014

Scotland has decided to stay part of the UK after a vote of 2,001,926 no versus 1,617,989 yes.

Two hundred apprentices join the fast track to government careers

Thursday 18 September 2014

Launched in 2013 the Fast Track Apprenticeship scheme offers 18-21 year-olds an alternative to university.

Record Drop in Unemployment and more people in private sector

Wednesday 17 September 2014

There has been a significant decrease in the amount of people claiming the main unemployment benefit, JSA. It has dropped to below...

PM to be questioned on UK governance in light of Scottish referendum

Tuesday 16 September 2014

The Prime Minister, Rt David Cameron MP will appear before the Liason Committee at 4 pm on Tuesday 4 October 2014.

Inspection launched into serious governance failings of Rotherham Council

Thursday 11 September 2014

The government is issuing an inspection of Rotherham Borough Council which aims to review the current governance arrangements...

Give No 10 more say over top civil service jobs, says Labour

Monday 8 September 2014

Currently, the independent Civil Service Commission recommends a nominee to No 10 after open recruitment process and consolation...

Civil service welcomes ban on all-male shortlists

Monday 8 September 2014

A plan innitated by government to get more women into senior Whitehall jobs is a step in the right direction. The "talent action plan" is...

Islamic State action 'not ruled out' by David Cameron

Thursday 4 September 2014

Following the death of the two US hostages by IS, there have been threats that the British hostage will meet their same fate.

Over half of perm secs attended Oxbridge, report finds

Tuesday 2 September 2014

A report conducted by the Social Mobility and Child Poverty Commission, has found that over half of permanent secretaries have attended...

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