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Institute for Government on civil service staff cuts

19 June 2012 Last updated at 14:39 BST

Peter Thomas from the Institute for Government said plans to slim the civil service will mean "they have to do things better, they have to do things differently".

The former civil servant who was involved in the government's consultation on the civil service, said it was on a march to be 25% smaller and will have people who work "more effectively".

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