26 May 2022
The plan appears to suggest a 12% cut in funding, but a 16% increase in benefit payouts.
25 May 2022
Industrial action works, and inspires others to stand up and say ‘enough is enough’, said the chair of the PCS parliamentary group as he delivered the group’s annual report to conference the day after delegates agreed to ballot over pay and pensions.
24 May 2022
Following the announcement of of 91,000 job cuts in the civil service over the next three years, Defra has announced it is imposing a recruitment freeze for 3 months in Defra, RPA, APHA, VMD, CEFAS as well as potentially in FC and OFWAT.
13 May 2022
Efra group position on today's permanent secretary message following the announcement of 91,000 job cuts across the civil service.
19 April 2022
“It's like peering into a black hole but trying to encourage staff to believe the best will happen,” says Susan, summing up her response to the threatened closure of the benefits processing centre in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, where she works.