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Editor’s choice of ICT items of note:

GCHQ mourns the death of Her Majesty The Queen

NCSC CEO appears at major US cyber security summit

UK condemns Iranian state-linked actors for cyber attack against Albania

APM Community: APM’s online forum reaches 5,000 activated members

Removing confusing ‘legal but harmful’ definition for adults is the right way to ensure the Online Safety Bill can achieve its objectives to make the UK the safest place to be online for children

Have you saved money by switching to a social broadband tariff?

OPSS notice to techUK on enforcement policy for retained Commission regulation (EU) 2019/424 relating to servers and data storage products

 
Infographic: 8 reasons why a CRM platform might not be the right solution for regulatory agencies

It can be challenging for government regulators in the UK to select the right digital solution for their needs. Many generic customer relationship management (CRM) vendors are quick to say ‘Yes, our solution does that’.

At first glance, you might consider it. You could leverage the entity data in a CRM system and invest in customising it to do the job to meet your regulation requirements. But will this do the job?

This latest Infographic takes a deeper dive into why it may be better to choose a flexible pure-play solution.

View the Infographic

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

Understanding Social Prescribing synergies key to improving health and wellbeing for all

Talking Improvement, a brand new podcast from Improvement Cymru

NHS invites more than four million people for Autumn booster as care homes set to get first jabs

NHS delivers on elective recovery plan with progress on treatment and tests

Integrating Immigration Advice into homelessness services: A case study from Lewisham

Vaccine bookings to open to millions of people as autumn booster campaign kicks off

Third evaluation of the Housing First Pilots highlights crucial ‘stickability’ of support offer

Evaluation finds Hospital-Based Intervention Effective in Supporting Patients with Violence-Related Injuries

Millions now able to book their autumn booster

NHS COVID-19 vaccine bookings to open to millions of people as autumn booster campaign kicks off

Decrease in smoking and drug use among school children but increase in vaping, new report shows

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

CBI responds to Government energy package for households & businesses

PN 29/22 Ofwat consults on changes to business retail price caps

Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee Chair response to government plans to tackle energy crisis

Supporting UK businesses to trade: TFG partners with UKEF and DIT to create a trade and export finance guide

Government announces Energy Price Guarantee for families and businesses while urgently taking action to reform broken energy market

£110m fund to level up rural communities unveiled

The National Lottery Community Fund in Wales responds to cost of living crisis with new priorities.

£200 million of funding announced to address the disadvantage gap

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

Death of Her Majesty The Queen - Initial public information on funeral and ceremonial arrangements

The People’s Projects is back!

Statement regarding Lambeth shooting

Russell Agius has been appointed as a member of the Judicial Pension Board

Pistol and sawn off shotgun seized in south east London and Kent

PM call with President Zelenskyy: 5 September 2022

Readout of the Chancellor's meeting with the Governor of the Bank of England

HM Treasury and Bank of England to launch the Energy Markets Financing Scheme (EMFS)

What are the priorities for the new UK prime minister?

LGA responds to announcement of new Prime Minister

School Estates Statistics

Manpower Services Ltd surrenders Ofqual recognition
 
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.

PDL Payment Solutions

 

 More contributions to the Brexit process

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

Researched Links:

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GOV.UK Brexit Search

 

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