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Devolution will decide the future of the civil service

Bernard Jenkin isn’t only the chair of a busy Commons committee, he is also a leading light of the out campaign to leave the EU – which isn’t going to pack up and go home, whatever the outcome on June 23. And now the public adm...

Doubts cast over rural England elected mayor plans

Plans for new elected mayors announced in the Budget by the government should be abandoned, Conservatives have said. Local councillors and some MPs say mayors for three rural parts of England will add an expensive and unwanted extra tier of gove...

Leeds and Bradford expected to join gigabit cities focus

Improved availability of wholesale pure fibre service for public and private sector intended to build on wider high speed internet focus across northern England Public and private sector organisations across Leeds and Bradford are expected...

Southern police forces pick preferred bidder for £120m ERP deal

Thames Valley, Surrey and Sussex forces say announcement of mystery ERP vendor is imminent. The Police and Crime Commissioners for the Thames Valley, Surrey and Sussex forces are understood to have chosen a preferred supplier for a new £12...

Cambs, Herts and Beds police to expand shared service work

Forces expect to go live with integrated HR, finance and payroll system from next year to curb use of separate technology solutions. The police forces of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire are set to implement a number of shared back...