Select Page

Triple shared services

Three councils to share services. Everything is on the table. This could be real transformation using economies of scale to deliver most cost effective services.

Westminster salaries

Despite it most likely being a pre-election salvo, I’m very keen on wider publication of salaries. I think the bizarre UK obsession with obfuscating what we earn (even between friends) is partly to blame for all sorts of discrimination and definitely allows...

Public sector is not paid more

Despite the gotcha graphs in the Sunday Times, some focused forensics shows that their comparators are invalid, so the conclusions are suspect at best. There are more part time jobs in the public sector, so the total pay to the public sector per head per hour is...