Editorial contacts:

Craig Ryan, acting editor
07971 835296
craig.ryan@fda.org.uk

Tommy Newell, staff writer
020 7401 5588
tommy@fda.org.uk

Matt Foster, staff writer
07982 514 524
matt@fda.org.uk

Public Service Magazine: for senior managers and professionals

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Public Service Magazine is the FDA's award-winning glossy magazine, containing news and features written specifically for senior managers and professionals in the public service.

The magazine is published quarterly and sent to all FDA members and subscribers, including journalists and members of both the Houses of Commons and Lords.

In the latest issue of Public Service Magazine:

  • Public Accounts Committee chair Meg Hillier talks to PSM editor Kay Hender about holding government to account for delivering public services
  • We investigate plans for a new civil service performance management system to replace the discredited practice of 'forced distribution'
  • FDA General Secretary Dave Penman talks Brexit and shares his plans for the long-term future of the union in an interview with Matt Ross
  • Tommy Newell speaks to previous winners of the Wendy Jones Equality Award and calls for nominations for the 2017 awards
  • Gavin Freeguard of the Institute for Government says the government needs to make better use of data to meet the challenge of Brexit.
  • In her final FDA column, organiser Becky Billington looks back on the union's successful recrutiment campaign in 2016, and sheds light on its plans for 2017
  • Plus all the latest news, reviews, and features, including the Revolving Door moves update, the PSM crossword and details on the FDA's plans for head office.

You can read and download the latest issue here.