Jeremy Heywood

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Greensill inquiry is attempt to deflect blame from ministers – Whitehall union
FDA says David Cameron and government seem to want to point finger at the late Jeremy Heywood

Rajeev Syal

14, Apr, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Remembering Jeremy Heywood, the civil servant who ran Britain
In Suzanne Heywood’s memoir, What Does Jeremy Think?, she reveals the inner workings of Whitehall – and its ‘greatest servant’, her husband

Tim Adams

14, Feb, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Lord Heywood of Whitehall obituary
Distinguished cabinet secretary and head of the civil service who played a key role in several of Britain’s major political events

David Hencke

04, Nov, 2018 @6:17 PM

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Jeremy Heywood: a look back at the cabinet secretary's illustrious career
The UK’s most senior public servant is stepping down amid tributes from multiple PMs

Jessica Elgot Political correspondent

24, Oct, 2018 @5:00 PM

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Jeremy Heywood steps down as UK's most senior civil servant
Theresa May leads tributes after cabinet secretary retires owing to cancer treatment

Jessica Elgot Political correspondent

24, Oct, 2018 @11:04 AM

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Cabinet secretary Sir Jeremy Heywood treated for cancer
Whitehall’s most senior civil servant was diagnosed in June and treatment has gone well, says Cabinet Office

Jessica Elgot

27, Oct, 2017 @10:04 AM

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Nissan deal: Chuka Umunna asks for 'letter of comfort' to be revealed
Former shadow business secretary seeks clarity over whether public money was offered to carmaker

Damien Gayle

29, Oct, 2016 @10:31 AM

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Cabinet secretary defends David Cameron's Libya record
‘Whatever might have gone wrong in Libya … was despite good process’ in Whitehall, says Sir Jeremy Heywood

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

14, Sep, 2016 @7:01 PM

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Top UK civil servant reviews HS2 project
Sir Jeremy Heywood is reportedly analysing controversial high-speed rail line to trim costs and gauge whether £55bn project can keep within budget

Mark Leftly

02, May, 2016 @1:25 PM

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Sir Jeremy Heywood's evasive notion of accountability in public service
UK’s top civil servant kept to a narrow focus when asked about the rules on helping Brexit ministers – but there’s so much more he could have said

David Walker

02, Mar, 2016 @12:56 PM

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The difference between Facts, Project Facts and Royal Facts
Head of civil service risks daylight for the limelight to explain how he treats Brexit ministers fairly but Commons committee remains largely in the dark

John Crace

01, Mar, 2016 @8:15 PM

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EU referendum: MPs question Heywood over papers ban for Brexit ministers - Politics live
Rolling coverage of all the day’s political developments as they happen

Andrew Sparrow

01, Mar, 2016 @6:28 PM

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