Tag Archives: Civil Service

Government reveals new debt recovery firm

Reposted from Accountingweb The government has launched a new public/private debt collection agency for government departments including HMRC. Now couple of things here lovely readers… 1) As Mike Fleming commented on the accountingweb site:-  Equifax ltd is owned by Equifax EUA … Continue reading

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Strike action on Wednesday 15 October 2014

Today PCS workers are on strike for fair pay.  I have posted a blog here from a senior civil servant, giving his view of the strike; it’s worth reading (not for the drivel he spouts, but for the comments at … Continue reading

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Civil service cuts are more than just a numbers game

Reposted from The Guardian Policy Hub The current Civil service is now the smallest since the second world war. In praising the reduction in civil service numbers, Francis Maude reveals a lack of understanding about the complexity of effective cuts…that’s probably … Continue reading

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The slow creep to privatisation of public sector jobs … now it begins.

Here is a copy of my response to Nick Cleggs office regarding the outsourcing of civil sevice jobs Correspondence Assistant, Nov 19 12:34 (GMT): Thank you for contacting Nick Clegg to express your concern about the Government’s plans to modernise … Continue reading

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