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Independent Police Complaints Commission news
IPCC investigation into fatal road traffic incident in Slough
Independent Police Complaints Commission
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 12:10

The Independent Police Complaint Commission (IPCC) has started an investigation in a fatal road traffic collision in Slough on Thursday 8 December.

 

Independent Police Complaints Commission | Official News Release
IPCC investigation into fatal road traffic incident in Slough
Department for International Trade news
Canadian fintech delegation leads to new investments in the UK
Department for International Trade
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 12:05

A government backed delegation of Canadian fintech companies visited the UK last week (5 - 9 December), resulting in new jobs being created.

Department for International Trade | Official News Release
Canadian fintech delegation leads to new investments in the UK
NHS England news
A thank you to paediatric intensive care staff, as winter starts to bite – Dr Jonathan Fielden
NHS England
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 11:15

Hello, and welcome to my second blog, updating you about progress so far in NHS England’s national review of paediatric critical care and specialised surgery.

 

NHS England | Official News Release
A thank you to paediatric intensive care staff, as winter starts to bite – Dr Jonathan Fielden
Third Sector news
Cancer Research UK - Naturally occurring symptoms may be mistaken for tamoxifen side-effects
Third Sector
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 11:10

Women taking tamoxifen to prevent breast cancer were less likely to continue taking the drug if they suffered nausea and vomiting, according to new data presented at the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (link is external)* yesterday.

 

Third Sector | Official News Release
Cancer Research UK - Naturally occurring symptoms may be mistaken for tamoxifen side-effects
Transport for London news
Lancaster Gate customers to benefit from new lifts
Transport for London
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 11:05

London Underground (LU) is advising customers who use Lancaster Gate Tube station that essential work to replace the station's two lifts will begin on 4 January 2017.

 

Transport for London | Official News Release
Lancaster Gate customers to benefit from new lifts
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Government Equalities Office - New website reveals Gender Pay Gap by profession
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 10:15

Online tool to show the gender pay gap by occupation launched by the Minister for Women and Equalities, yesterday.

Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Government Equalities Office - New website reveals Gender Pay Gap by profession
Third Sector news
BHF - Study highlights heart disease risk for pregnant women
Third Sector
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 10:10

Pregnant women and those who have recently given birth need to be aware of the symptoms of heart disease, according to a new report from researchers at the University of Oxford.

 

Third Sector | Official News Release
BHF - Study highlights heart disease risk for pregnant women
Health and Safety Executive news
HSE prosecution announcement
Health and Safety Executive
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 10:05

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) has informed BAM Nuttall Limited, Ferrovial Agroman (UK) Ltd, and Keir Infrastructure and Overseas Ltd that they will be prosecuted in relation to three incidents that took place during the construction of the new Crossrail railway tunnel construction, which runs east to west across London.

 

Health and Safety Executive | Official News Release
HSE prosecution announcement
Skills Funding Agency news
One week to go to enter Brathay Apprentice Challenge 2017
Skills Funding Agency
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 09:15

Employers and training providers challenged to see if their apprentices are the best in England.

Skills Funding Agency | Official News Release
One week to go to enter Brathay Apprentice Challenge 2017
Third Sector news
Cancer Research UK - Cancer Research Technology pioneer fund announces investment in blood cancer drugs
Third Sector
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 09:10

The Cancer Research Technology (CRT) Pioneer Fund have announced an investment to develop a promising new class of drugs for blood cancer.

Third Sector | Official News Release
Cancer Research UK - Cancer Research Technology pioneer fund announces investment in blood cancer drugs
Ministry of Defence news
£287M for two more Royal Navy ships as work begins on the next
Ministry of Defence
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 09:05

Work starts on new Royal Navy ship as MOD signs £287M contract to build two more Offshore Patrol Vehicles in the UK.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
£287M for two more Royal Navy ships as work begins on the next
Health and Safety Executive news
Sentence after member of public injured after garage pit fall
Health and Safety Executive
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 08:15

A self-employed garage mechanic was fined after a member of the public was injured when picking up his vehicle from the premises.

 

Health and Safety Executive | Official News Release
Sentence after member of public injured after garage pit fall
Northern Ireland Assembly news
Communities Committee Visits Local Homeless Projects
Northern Ireland Assembly
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 08:10

The Assembly’s Committee for Communities visited two local homeless projects last Thursday, 8 December 2016 to mark Homelessness Awareness Week 2016.

 

Northern Ireland Assembly | Official News Release
Communities Committee Visits Local Homeless Projects
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Legal Aid Agency - Crime news: retrial claims under Advocates’ Graduated Fee Scheme
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 08:05
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Wales Office - Cardiff University presented with first Regius Professorship in Wales
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 07:15
Department for International Trade news
Liam Fox's speech celebrating 100 years of the British Chamber in Brazil
Department for International Trade
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 07:10

Speech delivered by International Trade Secretary Liam Fox at the World Trade Centre in Sao Paulo, Brazil on 8 December.

Department for International Trade | Official News Release
Liam Fox's speech celebrating 100 years of the British Chamber in Brazil
Ministry of Defence news
Defence minister presents 2016 Sanctuary Award
Ministry of Defence
Saturday 10 December 2016 @ 07:05

The Ministry of Defence has announced the winners of its prestigious Sanctuary Awards for 2016.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
Defence minister presents 2016 Sanctuary Award

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