February 2023

4 Minutes
International Relations News Society and welfare

Asylum backlog tops 160,000 as Home Office streamlines process for five countries

Digital transformation often cited by ministers appears to have had little impact Credit: Crown Copyright/Open Govermment Licence v3.0 The Home Office asylum backlog has hit record levels, with nearly 110,000 asylum […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Culture, media and sport Defence and Security News

Government breaks ground on Manchester hub to boost plans for north-west ‘cyber corridor’

Hundreds of anti-fraud officials have been moved to Manchester as government talks up technological potential of region An image of the Manchester skyline   Credit: Reece Fletcher/Pixabay The Cabinet Office has said […]...
Read More
4 Minutes
Features Society and welfare

‘DWP is moving away from seeing someone as a benefit recipient – and asking how we can respond to their circumstances’

Before appearing at PublicTechnology Live next week, digital delivery director Helen Roberts tells us about the department’s priorities – and why the term ‘digital transformation’ has never been a good fit Credit: Crown […]...
Read More
Thank you! Your subscription has been confirmed. You'll hear from us soon.
Subscribe to our newsletter