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Giles White, 07775 686919
12 July 2004
GERSHON AND THE GOVERNMENT SPENDING REVIEW: WHAT PUBLIC SERVANTS THINK
Gordon Brown’s soon to be announced spending review will rely heavily on the proposals for an overhaul of the Civil Service contained in Sir Peter Gershon’s efficiency review.
Given that the review is said to have identified ways and means of saving up to £20 billion – money which Labour would dearly love to promise to front-line services in advance of the next election – it’s not surprising that ‘Gershon’ has been embraced by the...