Police jobs: nearly 6,800 frontline posts have been cut since general election | UK news | The Guardian

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This article from the Guardian highlights how the UK Government’s austerity policies have failed. Check it out!

Police jobs: nearly 6,800 frontline posts have been cut since general election | UK news | The Guardian.

Instead of merging police forces and reducing management levels, the cuts have concentrated on front-line services. Enormous opportunities for the effective transformation of bureaucracy has been lost. In my view, this example is mirrored right across the UK Public Sector.

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Merkel keeps counsel as judges rule – FT.com

 

This is an excellent article by Quentin Peel in the FT, reminding us of the critically important decision that is due to be announced in the next forty-eight hours. Check it out!

Angela Merkel, the Chancellor of Germany

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Merkel keeps counsel as judges rule – FT.com.

Let’s hope that the decision will give German political leadership the room to make effective policy decisions.

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