§ Mr. Ainger
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what steps he is taking to improve morale within the civil service.
§ Mr. David Hunt
The Government take very seriously indeed the need to maintain high morale in the civil service. In the Command Paper on the civil service, published in January, the Government set out policies which they believe will maintain and improve morale by providing a framework within which civil servants can give of their best.