UK Treasury ‘mysterious and fearsome’ – former civil service head

The former head of the UK civil service Lord Kerslake has described the UK Treasury, which controls government spending, as a “mysterious” and “fearsome” organisation. Kerslake, who retired as head of the civil service last year, was asked in September to review the Treasury by Labour shadow chancellor John McDonnell who believes the department is … Continue reading UK Treasury ‘mysterious and fearsome’ – former civil service head