Features and opinions from the previous issue

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 Summer 2017 issue of Public Service Magazine:

  • FDA General Secretary Dave Penman looks beyond the Westminister bubble to what politics and public service are supposed to be about.
  • Full reports from the FDA’s annual conference and the launch of the union’s new campaign for a strong civil service.
  • Craig Ryan probes whether the civil service has the time and resources it needs to deliver Brexit.
  • The FDA’s new Organiser, Alan Bailey, introduces himself and anticipates a busy schedule of events this summer.
  •  An in-depth look at how tough negotiating and legal action won thousands of pounds in compensation for FDA members in the Crown Prosecution Service

You can read and download the Summer issue here.