Press releases

22nd June 2010
Arm's length bodies (ALBs) face unprecedented challenges but will continue to play an important part in governing Britain, according to the Executive Director of the Institute for Government.
7th June 2010
The coalition government is expected to take Canada's Program Review as its guide to reducing the deficit in the UK.
28th May 2010
Lord Bichard has highlighted the work of the Institute for Government in his maiden speech in the house of Lords.
28th May 2010
Cutting the deficit is perhaps the biggest challenge facing the new coalition government.
12th May 2010
New study highlights importance of better planning
12th May 2010
In September 1974, a briefing paper was prepared for the Cabinet Secretary to go over with the Prime Minister on the first day.
7th May 2010
Following the inconclusive election result, we are entering a phase of behind the scenes negotiations between the parties.
6th May 2010
The Institute for Government's (IfG's) lessons for a new government – whatever that may be following the election – appear in both today's 
5th May 2010
Following his recent appointment to the House of Lords, Michael Bichard has announced he will be stepping down as Executive Director at the Institute for Government and will instead become a Senior