General News (Archive)

MoD:  Royal Marines to be restructured in line with growing Royal Navy – (MoD:  WW2 Royal Warwickshire 2nd Lieutenant's grave identified after almost 77 years ~ Defence minister meets teenagers taking part in pilot Army supercamp ~ MoD:  WW1 Royal Dublin Fusilier's resting place finally marked after almost 100 years ~ MoD:  Headley Court team leading ground breaking hip pain research)

DCMS:  First World War heroes commemorated as Britain remembers the Battle of Arras

10DS:  Sovereign's Parade, April 2017: Prime Minister's speech

LGA:  End housing scam and jail more rogue landlords, urge councils – (LGA responds to TPA report on senior council staff pay)

IPPR:  Devolved funding for childcare in London could lift 2,200 households out of poverty with more mums at work

Electoral Commission partners with Snapchat in new bid to reach Scotland’s youngest voters

ScotGov:  Digital Skills for the future – (ScotGov:  Yousaf announces summit on A82 ~ ScotGov:  New M8 ‘Missing Link’ Set To Open)

HEFCE:  Funding confirmed for the second phase of the Degree Apprenticeship Development Fund – (HEFCE:  Invitations now open for the phase 2 of the Degree Apprenticeship Development Fund)

STFC:  The Cockcroft Institute celebrates three major milestones – (STFC:  Chilbolton Observatory celebrates 50 years of searching the skies)

Environment Agency:  Fish stocks boost for endangered pearl mussel – (EA:  Boaters warned to register vessels or face court ~ EA:  River inspectors scuttle boaters’ registration evasion ~ EA tests new powers for volunteer bailiffs)

UK Space Agency:  £50m for satellite solutions to help developing countries

Arts Council England:  Make some NOISE

National Archives:  Archives at Night – programme now available – (NA:  Latest MI5 files released)

Natural England:  Countryside Stewardship claims are just a click away – (NE:  Online analytical tool launched to aid invertebrate conservation)

JRF:  New research centre to inform UK housing policy

FDA:  Civil servants are used to impartiality - but referendum promises need proper resources

TUC: Minimum wage must reach £10 as soon as possible

RoSPA launches health & safety “literacy” guide

Met Office:  Increased climate change risk to permafrost – (Met Office:  Spring is getting warmer, but frost is a threat)

WWF:  North sea Groups Reject Shell Decommissioning Plans – (WWF reacts to the defeat of the Lancashire anti-fracking campaigners at the High Court)

Unicef:  200,000 children need urgent support to overcome trauma of volatile conflict in eastern Ukraine – (UNICEF and UNHCR welcome EU policy to protect migrant & refugee children)

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