Press releases archive

17/08/2016 - HMRC consultation: Proper resourcing is needed to tackle tax avoidance, says ARC union

24/06/2016 - Civil service must be properly resourced to deliver Government commitments following UK exit from EU, says FDA

12/05/2016 - Vital public services put at risk with civil servants paying a high price for swingeing Government cuts, says FDA union

21/04/2016 - After reform of MPs' pay, civil servants deserve better than sticking plaster approach from review body, says FDA

21/04/2016 - Treasury does not trust departments to manage their own resources, says FDA

24/03/2016 - Talent Action Plan 2016 :Government must work with unions to improve diversity, says FDA

21/03/2016 - FDA welcomes Fair Work Framework’s recognition of trade unions’ ‘crucial role’ in creating and maintaining fair workplaces throughout Scotland

16/03/2016 - Smoke and mirrors Budget is a political con trick that doesn’t match commitment to resources, says FDA

29/02/2016 - The FDA welcomes clear guidance from Cabinet Office on EU referendum

11/02/2016 - FDA welcomes NAO’s recommendations on civil service pension administration

05/02/2016 - Treasury proposals a breach of trust on deal reached with Francis Maude, says FDA

29/01/2016 - Any Google tax settlement concerns lie with lawmakers, not tax officials, says HMRC union

26/01/2016 - FDA calls on pay review body to act, as evidence shows rising inequality for senior civil servants

25/11/2015 - ARC cautiously welcomes Chancellor’s £2.1bn reinvestment package in HMRC while voicing concern over 15% departmental budget cut

25/11/2015 - Spending Review 2015: FDA questions how Government can ‘cut resources so dramatically while ensuring quality public services are maintained’

28/10/2015 - ARC welcomes tax gap reduction but warns against complacency while further HMRC resource is still needed

12/10/2015 - Pay, not culture, is the real obstacle to reinvigorating the Senior Civil Service, says FDA

15/09/2015 - Crown Prosecution Service needs sustainable levels of funding to meet demands placed upon it, says FDA

15/09/2015 - Public sector redundancy cap is ‘fundamentally flawed’, says FDA

15/09/2015 - FDA condemns Government’s ‘hypocrisy in its most brutal and blatant form’ in denying unions statutory electronic balloting

14/09/2015 - Lack of trade union membership is costing the economy billions, finds new study

04/08/2015 - ARC welcomes HMRC decision to bring IT contracts back under its direct control

31/07/2015 - Government's proposal to cap public sector redundancy schemes

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15/07/2015 - PwC report criticising National Library of Wales is ‘is shocking but not surprising’, says FDA

08/07/2015 - ARC President Tony Wallace welcomes Chancellor’s re-investment of £750million in HMRC

08/07/2015 - Budget excludes public servants from benefits of economic recovery, says FDA

25/06/2015 - Progress on diversity and inclusion ‘will only be achieved by full co-operation between unions and civil service’, says FDA

27/05/2015 - Redundancy payment cap will have far wider impact than just so-called ‘fat cats’, says FDA

22/05/2015 - Politicians are more than aware that civil servants may become collateral damage when they choose to leak documents, says FDA General Secretary

14/05/2015 - FDA calls on a New Deal for civil servants from the New Government

27/03/2015 - Talent Action Plan will only be achieved by co-operating with unions, says FDA

26/03/2015 - ARC welcomes Public Accounts Committee’s recommendations on improving tax collection

18/03/2015 - Blanket ban on civil service media contact is ‘unnecessary, unworkable and unjustified’, says FDA

17/03/2015 - FDA supports PASC’s recommendation for a new approach to civil service pay

12/03/2015 - Government continues to put capability of the civil service at risk by failing to address pay gap, says FDA

25/02/2015 - Inspectorate of Prosecution report is ‘a wake-up call’ for Scottish Government, says FDA

18/02/2015 - FDA welcomes proposal for an inquiry into recent National Library of Wales Employment Tribunal

11/02/2015 - Employment tribunal judgement finds ‘no basis for charge of gross misconduct’ against FDA members

06/02/2015 - Cut tax avoidance by investing in staff, says senior HMRC union leader

22/01/2015 - Scottish Government plans £1.1m cuts for Prosecutor staffing despite £92m Justice underspend

12/01/2015 - Scottish Government underspend must be re-allocated for public services, says FDA

03/12/2014 - Autumn Statement ‘excludes public servants from benefits of their own success’, says FDA General Secretary

27/11/2014 - FDA welcomes Chief Executive’s refreshing honesty that civil service is having to do ‘30% too much across the board’

14/11/2014 - Scottish prosecutors warn Government of ‘damage to administration of justice’ due to cuts and increased workload

07/11/2014 - Employment tribunal finds FDA members at National Library of Wales were unfairly dismissed

20/10/2014 - Salary gap presents risk to Government efforts to close tax gap, says ARC

15/10/2014 - FDA welcomes new rules on appointments of civil service heads of department

05/09/2014 - Government Talent Action Plan welcomed but union involvement is vital, says FDA

15/07/2014 - Civil service needs stable and unified leadership, says FDA

14/07/2014 - FDA welcomes Government U-turn on Land Registry sell off

15/05/2014 - Politicians need to ‘get off the backs of civil servants and recognise their value and professionalism’ says FDA leader

03/04/2014 - FDA welcomes today’s ‘GovernUp’ project launch

13/03/2014 - Failure to address pay crisis puts future capability of the civil service at risk, says FDA

07/03/2014 - On the eve of International Women’s Day, ARC asks the Government to address the increasing gender pay gap

19/02/2014 - Widening civil service gender pay gap is a failure of successive Governments’ pay policies

14/02/2014 - ARC members take strike action in HMRC

10/02/2014 - Almost a third of senior civil servants want to leave as soon as possible: major survey reveals endemic discontent

05/02/2014 - ARC members to strike over imposed quotas and new terms and conditions

23/01/2014 - FDA responds to launch of BIS consultation on potential changes to the Land Registry

19/12/2013 - Closing the tax gap requires political will, says ARC

12/12/2013 - Resources must match priorities for civil service reform to be taken seriously, says FDA

05/12/2013 - ARC Autumn Statement response: The real economic madness is to not invest in HMRC

05/12/2013 - Government continually cutting departmental budgets while expecting exceptional civil service results is unrealistic, says FDA

26/11/2013 - Scottish Government White Paper: ‘Scotland’s Future – your guide to an independent Scotland’

11/10/2013 - ARC responds to HMRC 35bn 2011 to 2012 tax gap estimate

06/09/2013 - Civil service reform should not be decided by parliamentarians alone, says FDA

05/09/2013 - Iain Duncan Smith's comments highlight growing blame culture in Government, says senior public servants' union

24/07/2013 - Welsh Government corrects iniquities of SCS pay system, says FDA

10/07/2013 - Professionalism, not politicisation, is the key to good ministerial support

01/07/2013 - Everyone should be paid the rate for the job - MPs and civil servants

26/06/2013 - Spending Review 2013: More misery heaped upon public services and public servants

24/06/2013 - Fiscals’ union survey ‘should be wake up call for Ministers’ about ‘serious problems within COPFS’

19/06/2013 - Government must take action on pay and reward or risk an exodus of key staff, says FDA

17/06/2013 - Institutionalising the revolving door is not the key to a successful civil service

03/06/2013 - Ministerial appointment of permanent secretaries 'a step too far' says FDA

03/06/2013 - At the centenary of Suffragette Emily Davison’s death, pay inequality still exists for female workers says ARC

03/06/2013 - PASC report is right to state that civil servants should remain 'the guardians of the policy process', says FDA

20/05/2013 - FDA questions whether Government will back rhetoric with resources in Department of Health front line experience plan

16/05/2013 - PASC chair calls for independent Parliamentary Commission on future of civil service at FDA annual conference

16/05/2013 - Government has ‘no strategy, only dogma’ over civil service, says FDA union leader

26/04/2013 - PAC misses the point, again

24/04/2013 - FDA sets out reform agenda in alternative White Paper

17/04/2013 - FDA questions whether possible benefits from Civil Service Capability Plan launch will ever see the light of day

20/03/2013 - Budget 2013: Continual cuts and increasing demands ‘not a sustainable long-term option’, says senior public servants’ union

14/03/2013 - Government ‘prioritises politics over evidence’ in rejecting review body recommendations, says FDA

13/03/2013 - Tax gap is closing but further £8 billion could be recouped by HMRC, providing an alternative to cuts or tax increases, says ARC Budget submission

27/02/2013 - Government should accept IPSA’s judgement that full review, not arbitrary change, is the proper approach to reforming the pension contributions and pay of MPs and civil servants

19/02/2013 - Tackling tax avoidance: Public Accounts Committee needs to recognise the need for more HMRC resource and proper reward for staff, says ARC

31/01/2013 - A shoestring civil service puts Government at risk, says FDA

15/01/2013 - Discussion, not destruction, is the key to a responsive civil service says the FDA

05/12/2012 - Chancellor metes out long-term blow, says civil servants' union

03/12/2012 - Investment is welcome but doesn’t go far enough, says HMRC union

30/11/2012 - The avoided billions: ARC proposes investment of £120m to recoup an extra £3.7bn

21/11/2012 - NAO report ‘silent’ on resources for HMRC, says union

07/11/2012 - ARC welcomes minister's comments on HMRC pay

25/10/2012 - Government needs to invest in HMRC, ARC tells Treasury Sub-Committee

02/10/2012 - Relationship between ministers and civil servants at risk, says FDA

24/09/2012 - Affluence crackdown does not go far enough, says union

13/09/2012 - Government must act urgently to address reward levels, says FDA

17/08/2012 - Chief Inspector’s report supports FDA concerns over COPFS staffing levels

03/08/2012 - FDA rejects point scoring at the expense of hard working civil servants

01/08/2012 - Politicisation threat should be resisted, says FDA

26/06/2012 - FDA highlights salary levels as a recruitment issue for Ofsted inspectors

19/06/2012 - Reform plan fails to address civil servants’ reward anger

29/05/2012 - Treasury Select Committee report confirms HMRC needs more resource not less, says ARC

24/05/2012 - Public Accounts Committee should have gone further in its report on HMRC, says ARC

15/05/2012 - David Penman elected unopposed as FDA General Secretary

11/05/2012 - FDA responds to Telegraph’s claim that civil service staff ‘are allowed to get away with poor performance’

09/05/2012 - FDA votes to accept pensions deal from 2015

29/04/2012 - Bullying on the Commons Media Committee: FDA condemns media speculation and calls for a fully independent investigation of complaint

27/04/2012 - FDA calls for credible process for resolving complaints against MPs

05/04/2012 - Union questions Government stance on tax avoidance

20/03/2012 - Court’s rejection of appeal against RPI-CPI decision is ‘another blow to public sector employees’, says FDA

16/03/2012 - Clark and Home Office settle differences

15/03/2012 - Public Accounts Committee should be wary of ‘a blame and scapegoat culture’, says FDA

09/03/2012 - FDA to consider Government’s final offer on new pension scheme

20/02/2012 - Former head of UK Border Force is no ‘rogue civil servant’ after all

19/01/2012 - FDA welcomes MPs’ report on UK Border Controls

12/01/2012 - FDA appeals High Court pensions decision

20/12/2011 - MPs hit wrong target, says union

15/12/2011 - FDA General Secretary Jonathan Baume to retire

09/12/2011 - FDA welcomes appointment of Lin Homer as HMRC permanent secretary

29/11/2011 - Public sector workers ‘asked to pay a very high price’ for the failings of others, says FDA

15/11/2011 - Top of the Home Office clearly confused

14/11/2011 - FDA members vote for action over pensions

08/11/2011 - UK Border Force chief constructively dismissed

07/11/2011 - Union calls for independent inquiry on UKBA issue

23/09/2011 - Tax gap shows 'missed opportunity', says union

18/08/2011 - Response to riots demonstrates true value of public servants, says FDA

29/07/2011 - ARC welcomes Treasury Committee report on HMRC

28/07/2011 - Civil service pension contribution increase is completely unjustified, says union

17/06/2011 - FDA reacts with fury to Treasury statement on public sector pensions

16/06/2011 - HMRC lets big business ‘off the hook’, says union

19/05/2011 - Failure on pensions has high price, warns union leader

15/04/2011 - Union mounts legal challenge to ‘unacceptable’ pensions change

18/03/2011 - Scottish Government's no compulsory redundancy agreement to be extended

16/03/2011 - Senior tax professionals slam 'self-defeating' cuts to HMRC

14/03/2011 - Hutton pay proposals 'demotivating'

10/03/2011 - Hutton pensions report: FDA response

09/03/2011 - Hutton pensions review

04/03/2011 - MPs join ARC in condemning HMRC cuts

01/03/2011 - ARC urges MPs to push for greater investment in HMRC staff ahead of key Parliamentary debate

19/01/2011 - Tax gap set to widen, influential MPs to be warned

11/11/2010 - Union welcomes Cabinet Secretary dispelling civil service ‘fat cat’ myths

20/10/2010 - HMRC cuts demonstrate a lack of boldness and vision, ARC warns

20/10/2010 - FDA responds to Spending Review announcement

15/10/2010 - FDA ‘very disappointed’ at failure to consult unions over HMIE and LTS merger

14/10/2010 - Union criticises Land Registry’s privatisation review

08/10/2010 - Closing the tax gap is alternative to Child Benefit change, says union

20/09/2010 - Union gives cautious welcome to Coalition Government's tax pledge

16/09/2010 - Tax gap figure reinforces case for increased HMRC resources

08/09/2010 - Union launches radical report on tackling public debt

16/08/2010 - HMRC needs more resources if deficit is to be seriously reduced, says union leader

06/07/2010 - Government’s civil service redundancy payment cap is ‘unreasonable and unacceptable’, says FDA

05/07/2010 - FDA calls on government to negotiate new deal on civil service redundancy terms

15/06/2010 - Nick Clegg’s comments on pensions are misleading and unhelpful, says FDA

02/06/2010 - Union calls for fair treatment of General Teaching Council staff

20/05/2010 - Scrap proposed cut to Senior Civil Service, says union leader

16/05/2010 - FDA welcomes fair pay review

12/05/2010 - Arbitrary cuts to Senior Civil Service will undermine new Ministers

08/04/2010 - Civil servants’ union welcomes Constitutional Reform and Governance Act

24/03/2010 - Budget announcement continues era of uncertainty for public servants

16/03/2010 - FDA welcomes inspectorate’s report on CPS London

16/03/2010 - FDA endorses MPs’ call to cut junior minister numbers by a third

10/03/2010 - Continued pay freeze is mean-spirited gesture, says FDA

22/02/2010 - Tackling ministerial bullying

05/02/2010 - Land Registry must consider all alternatives to closure of regional offices

03/02/2010 - Union welcomes MPs' call for end to unfair two-tier pay system

02/02/2010 - Unions reach deal on new civil service redundancy terms

13/01/2010 - Land Registry customer satisfaction under threat if frontline services are slashed

21/12/2009 - FDA gives cautious welcome to MPs’ recommendations on senior pay

07/12/2009 - Proposed 20% cut to Senior Civil Service is 'irresponsible', says FDA

04/12/2009 - FDA condemns imposition of new redundancy terms

12/11/2009 - Criticism of Ministry of Defence 'bonuses' is very unfair and misleading, says union

23/10/2009 - Land Registry closure proposals 'immoral' says FDA

05/09/2009 - FDA rejects pensions cap as 'lacking financial logic'

10/08/2009 - Union condemns decision to abandon bonus mechanism

20/07/2009 - FDA welcomes Constitutional Reform and Governance Bill

11/06/2009 - Union welcomes senior Northern Ireland civil servants' pay review

08/06/2009 - Government playing politics with civil service departments

14/05/2009 - Union leader calls for renewal of the Seven Principles of Public Life

22/04/2009 - Chancellor shies away from frank explanation, says FDA

31/03/2009 - Union condemns pay award for senior civil servants

10/03/2009 - FDA condemns Foreign and Commonwealth Office booklet

05/03/2009 - FDA rejects civil service politicisation ideas

23/02/2009 - FDA welcomes ICO guidance calling for senior salary scales to be published

13/02/2009 - FDA welcomes publication of hospitality report for senior civil servants

26/01/2009 - FDA calls for political consensus on pensions

16/01/2009 - More tax inspectors not fewer to safeguard public finances says ARC President

03/12/2008 - Civil servants must not leak says FDA general secretary

24/11/2008 - FDA warns of damage to civil service long-term capability

03/09/2008 - Civil servants hit hardest by 2% pay policy, says study - 1 September 2008

23/07/2008 - FDA rejects bonus criticisms - 22 July 2008

25/06/2008 - FDA welcomes reports into loss of child benefit disks from HMRC - 25 June 2008

24/06/2008 - FDA welcomes appointment of new HM Revenue and Customs' chair - 24 June 2008

17/06/2008 - Government adopts 'inflexible approach' towards pay bill management says FDA - 17 June 2008

17/06/2008 - Union leader calls for increased resources to counter tax evasion - 16 June 2008

06/06/2008 - FDA brands Maze stadium minister's attack on civil service "cowardly" - 6 June 2008

03/06/2008 - Union to ballot for industrial action among Welsh school inspectors - 3 June 2008

16/05/2008 - Emphasis on headcounts is 'glib and superficial', says FDA - 14 May 2008

15/05/2008 - Ministers not civil service capability responsible for the Government�s problems - 15 May 2008

03/04/2008 - FDA signs protocol for constructive handling of job cuts across the civil service - 2 April 2008

03/04/2008 - FDA gives cautious welcome to Budget announcement - 12 March 2008

03/04/2008 - Extension of CPS paralegals' powers would be 'fundamentally wrong', says FDA - 5 March 2008

20/12/2007 - Fiscals vote for strike but suspend action - 19 December 2007

18/12/2007 - Union welcomes recognition of dedicated and hardworking staff - 17 December 2007

23/11/2007 - FDA calls Government pensions policy 'incoherent' and warns of a 'tidal wave' of demand for choice among senior civil servants

21/11/2007 - FDA to ballot Scottish prosecutors for action - 21 November 2007

20/11/2007 - Revenue chief's decision to step down is display of public service at its best - 20 November 2007

15/11/2007 - Scottish Government must not renege on previous commitments - 14 November 2007

02/11/2007 - Removal of Assembly senior managers is unfair - 2 November 2007

01/10/2007 - Civil servants demand end to fixed retirement ages - 1 October 2007

19/09/2007 - Whitehall must comply with its own equalities laws - 19 September 2007

16/08/2007 - FDA disappointed by political appointment - 15 August 2007

23/07/2007 - Union calls on Office for National Statistics to suspend its relocation programme - 23 July 2007

14/06/2007 - Foreign prisoner scandal result of Government underfunding - 14 June 2007

25/05/2007 - FDA condemns David Davis's Home Office attack - 22 May 2007

14/05/2007 - FDA welcomes reports that ONS may delay London closure.

11/05/2007 - London office key to providing quality ONS statistics, says FDA - 11 May 2007

11/05/2007 - FDA warns Treasury committee that ONS is at 'crisis point' - 9 May 2007

09/05/2007 - FDA says Turnbull's remarks 'wrong and destructive' - 9 May 2007

08/05/2007 - FDA concerned about Home Office leadership 'merry-go-round' - 8 May 2007

29/03/2007 - FDA urges caution over rushing Home Office split - 27 March 2007

26/03/2007 - FDA JOINS MPS' CALL FOR A CIVIL SERVICE ACT - 26 March 2007

21/03/2007 - Budget cuts: FDA warns public service reform may suffer - March 21, 2007

06/03/2007 - FDA DEEPLY DISAPPOINTED AT SENIOR CIVIL SERVICE 'PAY CUT'

02/03/2007 - FDA welcomes Home Office report which provides 'Balancing Context'

22/01/2007 - FDA warns Home Office Breakup could compromise public protection - January 22 2007

19/01/2007 - Stop kicking the Home Office, says FDA January 19th 2007

16/01/2007 - ONS London office cuts are ill-thought through, says FDA - 16 January 2007

16/11/2006 - Senior HMRC staff concerned about restructure plans and relocations, says FDA - 16 November 2006

16/11/2006 - FDA welcomes independence for National Statistics - 16 November 2006

16/11/2006 - FDA welcomes independence for ONS - 28 November

03/10/2006 - Politicians must embrace partnership with public service professionals, says senior public servants' union - 3 October 2006

11/09/2006 - TUC's relationship with Labour 'confused and must be addressed' - 11 September 2006

06/08/2006 - Union welcomes call for greater ministerial accountability - 6 August 2006

25/07/2006 - FDA welcomes new approach for political memoirs - 25 July 2006

06/06/2006 - FDA welcomes new civil service code - 6 June 2006

02/06/2006 - Politically motivated attacks on civil servants are damaging government - 2 June 2006

24/05/2006 - FDA WARNS AGAINST SCAPEGOATING CIVIL SERVANTS - 24 May 2006

17/05/2006 - FDA welcomes Judicial Pensions Bill - 17 May 2006

15/05/2006 - FDA warns against 'simplistic approach' to Whitehall reform - 15 May 2006

30/03/2006 - FDA anger at pay award staging for senior civil servants - 30 March 2006

22/03/2006 - FDA concern at Budget squeeze on departments and public sector pay - 22 March 2006

24/02/2006 - Senior civil servants work 1000 hours each year in unpaid overtime - 24 February 2006

11/11/2005 - Union endorses Foreign Secretary's attack on Meyer memoirs - 11 November 2005

04/11/2005 - FDA condemns criticism of senior civil servants in Northern Ireland - 04 November 2005

18/10/2005 - FDA welcomes Government's lifetime pension guarantee - 18 October 2005

28/09/2005 - Employment tribunal decision opens up redundancy payments for thousands of fixed-term employees - 28 September 2005

19/07/2005 - Top civil servants' union says secret change to role of special advisers is 'bizarre' - 19 July 2005

06/07/2005 - Top civil servants' union condemns Casey remarks and renews calls for Civil Service Act - 6 July 2005

15/06/2005 - FDA welcomes new Cabinet Secretary and Head of Civil Service - 15 June 2005

03/06/2005 - Unison and FDA launch unprecedented new trade union organisation - 3 June 2005 (embargoed until 00.01am 6 June 2005)

21/03/2005 - FDA calls off pensions strike - 21 March 2005

16/03/2005 - FDA welcomes budget commitment to invest more in public services - 16 March 2005

14/03/2005 - Senior Government staff to strike for first time in over two decades - 14 March 2005

14/03/2005 - FDA dismayed by political appointment - 14 March 2005

22/02/2005 - FDA to ballot members over civil service pension proposals - 22 February 2005

15/02/2005 - Craig Murray leaves the Foreign Office: statement by the FDA - 15 February 2005

27/01/2005 - FDA endorses call for civil service act - 27 January 2005

10/01/2005 - FDA fears tax on performance - 10 January 2005

14/12/2004 - FDA disappointed with retirement age ultimatum - 14 December 2004

10/12/2004 - FDA attacks pensions 'myths' and demands honesty from Government - 10 December 2004

09/12/2004 - FDA rejects equality of misery - 9 December 2004

08/12/2004 - Sickness needs to be treated, not disciplined - 8 December 2004

27/11/2004 - FDA warns against penalising public servant pensions - 27 November 2004

19/11/2004 - FDA welcomes groundbreaking agreement with DWP - 19 November 2004

16/11/2004 - Pensions betrayal - 16 November 2004

15/11/2004 - FDA welcomes draft civil service bill - 15 November 2004

14/10/2004 - FDA welcomes creation of independent prosecutions authority - 14 October 2004

16/09/2004 - FDA dismayed by DWP closures - 16 September 2004

15/09/2004 - FDA endorses Fraser recommendations - 15 September 2004

27/07/2004 - PCS DWP No Confidence Vote - Divisive and Counterproductive Says FDA - 27 July 2004

21/07/2004 - FDA gives cautious welcome to CPS spending increase - 21 July 2004

14/07/2004 - FDA calls for Cabinet government over 'sofa government'

12/07/2004 - Chancellor's announcement will seriously damage the civil service - 12 July 2004

29/06/2004 - Health debate causes concern for managers - 29 June 2004

13/05/2004 - Union welcomes appointment of new Revenue and Customs chief - 13 May 2004

30/03/2004 - Union condemns immigration leaks - 30 March 2004

18/03/2004 - FDA welcomes pensions concessions for higher earners in the budget - 18 March 2004

17/03/2004 - Union concern at government job cuts - 17 March 2004

17/03/2004 - End of an era for Inland Revenue and Customs - 17 March 2004

15/03/2004 - Government Offices network central to Lyons' relocation proposals - 15 March 04

04/03/2004 - Service to the public, not name, is the key for CPS success - 4 March 2004

26/02/2004 - FDA urges government to act now on unpaid overtime - 26 February 2004

12/02/2004 - Senior Civil Service pay award disappointing - 12 February 2004

05/01/2004 - Draft Civil Service Bill - 5 January 2004

08/12/2003 - DWP management relents on unfair bonus scheme - 8 December 2003

26/11/2003 - Disappointment over omission of Civil Service Bill - 26 November 2003

21/11/2003 - Department for Work and Pensions imposes discriminatory pay offer - 21 November 2003

13/11/2003 - Union rejects strings-attached pay offer - 13 November 2003

10/11/2003 - Procurator Fiscals reject pay offer - 10 November 2003

24/10/2003 - Jeff Chandra - Good Hope Hospital NHS Trust - 24 October 2003

17/10/2003 - Union action on Procurator Fiscal pay - 17 October 2003

11/09/2003 - Union welcomes commitment to Civil Service Act - 11 September 2003

03/09/2003 - Government communications reorganisation - 3 September 2003

21/07/2003 - Public service targets: Select Committee report - 21 July 2003

15/07/2003 - Departmental cuts unrealistic - 15 July 2003

02/07/2003 - Review of Inland Revenue and Customs & Excise - 2 July 2003

23/06/2003 - Union welcomes calls to strengthen foundations of civil service - 23 June 2003

11/06/2003 - FDA concern at public sector pension age rise - 11 June 2003

11/06/2003 - Union welcomes Blunkett boost for Crown Prosecutors - 11 June 2003

03/06/2003 - Union backs draft Civil Service Act - 3 June 2003

03/04/2003 - Defining the boundaries within the executive - 8 April 2003

04/03/2003 - South Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust report - 4 March 2003

11/02/2003 - Union welcomes review of government communications - 11 February 2003

07/02/2003 - Senior Civil Service pay awards inadequate - 7 February 2003

18/12/2002 - Legal remedy at Argyll and Clyde not best option at present - 18 December 2002

18/12/2002 - Detailed consultation paramount on pensions paper - 18 December 2002

03/12/2002 - No hope for Good Hope - 3 December 2002

02/12/2002 - Union calls for board to resign - 2 December 2002

09/10/2002 - NHS Managers code of conduct - 9 October 2002

10/09/2002 - Protecting public services from corporate corruption - 10 September 2002

30/08/2002 - FDA demands action on Fiscals' pay - 30 August 2002

21/08/2002 - Real reason for suspension

18/07/2002 - FDA calls for clarity in role of special advisers - 18 July 2002