Notes for editors
1. The FDA is the trade union for the UK's senior public servants and professionals at grade HEO and above. FDA membership includes more than 18,000 senior civil servants, diplomats, Government policy advisors, prosecutors, tax professionals, economists, solicitors and other professionals working across Government and the NHS.
2. The FDA (formerly the First Division Association) should be referred to simply as "The FDA" and can be described as "the senior public servants' union".
3. The letters to cabinet ministers can be viewed at the links below:
Letter to Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson
Letter to Defence Secretary Michael Fallon
Letter to Environment Secretary Michael Gove
Letter to Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt
4. The FDA can be found on Twitter @FDA_union and at www.fda.org.uk.
5. For further information contact the FDA Communications team on 020 7401 5589.