Top mandarins should become political appointments and Holyrood should be in complete control of the civil service in Scotland, a pre-election report by a think-tank claims.
Monthly Archives: March, 2011
Reform Scotland’s chairman, Ben Thomson, outlines the reforms which should be made to the Civil Service in Scotland
Responsibility for the civil service in Scotland should be devolved from Westminster to Holyrood, a think-tank said today in its manifesto ahead of the Scottish Parliament elections.
Ahead of the Scottish elections due to take place on 5th May, Reform Scotland has published a collection of policy ideas designed to create the right environment for long-term economic growth and effective public services in Scotland. The booklet summarises research and recommendations made in our 17 reports published over the past three years.
A leading Scottish think-tank has called for Holyrood to have control over the Civil Service in Scotland, saying that such a move is the key to better government.
Responsibility for the civil service in Scotland should be devolved from Westminster to Holyrood to promote economic prosperity and improve public services, a leading think tank declares today in its manifesto ahead of the Scottish election.
Daily Political News Summary for Thursday 10th March
Three women who combine a wealth of experience in business, education, the voluntary sector, corporate communication and law have been appointed trustees of leading independent think tank Reform Scotland.
Daily Political Newspaper Summary: Friday 04 March 2011.