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Editor’s choice of ICT items of note:

Business unity is essential to beat cyber attacks

Can a cybercrime convention for all be achieved?

Jamming and Cyber Attacks: How Space is Being Targeted in Ukraine

Boosting broadband access

Water pipes in Yorkshire to deliver high-speed broadband in new trial

How data is driving efforts towards greater financial inclusion

8 customers save £1.4 million on mobile voice and data services

 
Complimentary M365 Security Workshops for the Public Sector

Working in public sector, we understand the daily challenge of driving digital transformation whilst balancing running active services.

Feedback from our Public Sector colleagues is the workshop sessions we conduct together are the most productive and valuable use of time to drive their organisations forward, so we've refined them into interactive workshops tailored for the Public Sector.

Discover how to maximise yourM365 Licence investments in 2022,with complimentary technology workshops across:

  • Windows Lifecycle (10, 11, 365 & AVD)
  • Modern Endpoint Management
  • Backup & Recovery 
  • Security

​​These 1-1 workshops have been designed to provide information and guidance to support your 2022 business and IT planning, goals & budgets.

 
Editor’s choice of Health, Social Care & Homelessness related items of note:

Top jobs in NHS more diverse than any point in history

Public Health Wales launches toolkit to run Healthy Environment Workshops

NHS delivers one million spring booster vaccines

NICE says new triple negative advanced breast cancer drug too expensive for NHS use

Hundreds of people with some forms of urothelial cancer to receive new treatment

Public Health Wales shares pandemic best practice as funding extended for further year

New review launched into Vitamin D intake to help tackle health disparities

NHS rolls out COVID vaccine to five million 5 to 11 year olds

Inadvertent oral administration of potassium permanganate

How homeless services can engage candidates standing at the upcoming local elections

Goldacre recommendations to improve care through use of data

£500 million to develop the adult social care workforce

NHS doctors urge eligible Muslims to have spring booster jab this Ramadan

New calorie labelling rules come into force to improve nation’s health

Health and Social Care Levy to raise billions for NHS and social care

 
Editor’s choice of Business / Commercial items of note:

Pembrokeshire tourism businesses gear up for Easter

North Wales tourism businesses ready for Easter

Support for fishing businesses and coastal communities

Government urges businesses to take advantage of National Insurance relief when hiring veterans

Tax cut worth up to £1,000 for half a million small businesses starts today

International Trade Secretary's speech at Nor-Shipping Conference

Welsh Secretary Visits USA to Boost Trade and Investment

£25 million funding for drugs services

£10 million funding boost for domiciliary care in Wales

Economy Minister announces £4.5 million funding for Flexible Skills Programme

Half a million pounds of research funding set to boost understanding of veteran needs

The National Lottery Community Fund launches a Strategy Renewal process

Ofwat calling on Space, Fintech and Digital sectors to have their say in new Innovation Fund consultation

 
Editor’s choice of Policy & General items of note:

The Intellectual Failures Behind Russia’s Bungled Invasion

Keynote Speech by John Glen, Economic Secretary to the Treasury, at the Innovate Finance Global Summit

The UK’s Integrated Review at One Year – Fit for Purpose?

UK Defence Ministers host Ukrainian government to plan future military aid

New interim Director-General Economy

Urdd receives St David Award for welcoming people fleeing Ukraine and Afghanistan

National Underground Asset Register public consultation launched

Met accepts IOPC recommendations after Operation Hotton investigation uncovers bullying and harassment

Staffordshire Police needs to urgently improve child protection

FCA launches three-year strategy to improve outcomes

Commission welcomes "scale of ambition" of Energy Security Strategy

The Contract Management Pioneer Programme – boosting commercial capability across the public sector

Growing up in an alien country wasn't easy

Statement in response to open Democracy's letter

Geospatial leaders to reinforce climate action commitment at prestigious Cambridge Conference

Scottish Crime and Justice Survey: Consultation Analysis Report

Future farming in Devon’s Axe catchment

Simpler, faster and better services: MoJ Digital Strategy 2025

 
SME Supplier Locator update...

UK Government and public sector spend with SME’s is continually on the increase and by 2020, it is the stated intent of Cabinet Office that £1 of every £3 spent on government contracts goes to SME’s. 

Against this ambitious backdrop, the WiredGov Supplier Locator service has been developed specifically to embrace the SME Agenda and provide the ideal platform for SME’s to promote their services, solutions, accreditation and success stories directly to our ever increasing audience across all government and public sector verticals and Tier 1 suppliers.

Recent arrivals to the SME Supplier Locator service include:

Click here to find out more.

A S Elvin Transport Ltd

 

 More contributions to the Brexit process

Still a ‘hot topic’, with widely spread views:

Researched Links:

GOV. UK – Brexit

Latest Documents

GOV.UK Brexit Search

 

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APM Corporate Partners among contract winners for UKAEA Fusion Project Delivery Framework
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PMO wisdom interview with Liz Bohler, Spring 2022
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Reimagine project delivery with Oracle Industries Innovation Lab UK webinar
Oracle is building the Industries Innovation Lab in the UK to provide a simulated environment to test technologies and solve problems.