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15:00 22 November 2012

In the Thick of It: What do Special Advisers do - and does it make government better or worse?

Location

Archaeology Lecture Theatre G6 | Gordon House (link Map)
31-34 Gordon Square | London | WC1H 0PY |

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Admission: Free of charge
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Duncan Brack
Michael Jacobs

Special Advisers are now an established feature of British government: there are currently over 80 of them in Whitehall. But what do they actually do? What relations do they have with ministers and civil servants? Are they - as some have claimed - a threat to the impartiality of the civil service? Or are they essential to make democratic government work well?


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Ben Webb
020 3108 5060 | ben.webb@ucl.ac.uk


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