General News (Archive)

MoD:  Public information for attending the Gallipoli Commemoration in London

NHS England:  New toolkit launched to help reduce poor in-patient care – (NHS England:  Thousands of patients could be saved thanks to Bradford scheme

NHS England:  CCG Bulletin: Issue 81 ~ Chief Scientific Officer bulletin: March 2015 ~ GP & Practice Team bulletin – April 2015 ~ Chief Nursing Officer bulletin – April 2015)

NHS Confederation response to Health Foundation report on hospital finances

The Health Foundation responds to a pledge by the Liberal Democrats to raise mental health funding to £3.5bn over the next parliament

CQC inspectors publish reports on 32 adult social care services in the Central region – (CQC inspectors publish reports on 30 adult social care services in the London  ~ CQC inspectors publish reports on 41 adult social care services in the North of England ~ CQC inspectors publish reports on 35 adult social care services in the South ~ CQC inspectors publish more reports on dental practices ~ CQC inspectors publish reports on 52 more GP practices)

Monitor:  Foundation trust will take steps to improve its finances

techUK:  Financial Services & Payments Programme February 2015 – (techUK and UBM Announce 2015 Interop CIO Summit ~ techUK:  TechMarketView's profile of techUK's Public Services Board)

ScotGov:  A&E performance improving – (Outlandish Success Story ~ ScotGov:  Appeal for heroes ~ ScotGov:  Patient opinions heard)

WAG:  Cash flow to farmers remains priority for Welsh Government – (WAG:  End of tobacco displays in all Welsh retailers ~ WAG:  Nuclear Capability Study highlights multi-billion pound investment in nuclear industry - 'a once in a generation opportunity for Welsh businesses' ~ WAG:  New safety regulations for cycle races in Wales ~ Wales Masters of Golf ~ Trampoline park backing supports Year of Adventure 2016)

Defra:  Air pollution forecast April 2015

LGA - Schools facing places 'tipping point' – (LGA:  Keeping pace - Replacing right to buy sales ~ LGA - Soft drinks firms must commit to sugar reduction in popular drinks to combat obesity crisis, say councils)

HMRC:  Pension changes 2015

TfL:  Holiday works aid modernisation – (TfL:  New season services on the Thames ~ Vaisakhi Festival moves to City Hall ~ TfL starts search for next operator to run Overground)

ACE:  Digital research project Insight goes live – (ACE:  Miracle Theatre premiere first feature-length film)

Electoral Commission and urge recent homemovers to register to vote – (Over 1m applications achieved - but there's still time to register to vote before the General Election)

ICO:  UCAS application form to be changed following ICO concerns over marketing practices

Unicef Statement on Airstrike on Al Rasheedi school in Yemen – (Unicef - World Baby Shower by Shakira and Gerard Pique a huge hit)

Webinar Recording: AI for local government - staff shortages