Features and opinions from the previous issue



The Autumn 2014 issue of Public Service Magazine included:

  • a look into the realities of public sector procurement and the fairness of comparisons with the private sector;
  • an interview with Director of Public Prosecutions Alison Saunders, including her views on being the face of the Crown Prosecution Service, departmental cut and the possibilities of 'virtual prosecutions';
  • FDA Assistant General Secretary Naomi Cooke outlining the pension changes affecting members from 2015;
  • key findings from our most recent pay surveys across all grades;
  • a guide to the FDA's Executive Committee;
  • opinions from the Institute for Government Director, Peter Riddell; David Tickner, Deputy Chief Executive of the Civil Service Retirement Fellowship; CEO of the Chartered Management Institute, Ann Francke; and Tony Wallace, President of the Association of Revenue and Customs; and
  • the Work section, including My Working Week, Revolving Door, My Alternative Career, Going Public and Masterclass