Editor’s choice of ICT items of note:

Potential phishing activity update

Welcome to techUK’s Local Digital Capital Week 2022

techUK response to West London Data Centre Power Coverage
Webinar: Taming the Content Sprawl - Tuesday, 4 October 2022 Online 10:00 - 11:00AM

Webinar: Tuesday, 4 October 2022 | Online | 10:00 - 11:00AM

What role does technology play when it comes to managing information? And what emerging threats and challenges need to be addressed when planning for the future?

This latest webinar from the Information and Records Management Society (IRMS)and Objective will unpack the three key trends known to CIOs today – as reported by CIOs themselves. 

FeaturingRen Leming, Chair of the IRMS,join us as we examine the challenge of information sprawl, staying ahead of ever-changing security threats and the importance of driving digital modernisation – as well as how information leaders plan to address these over the coming months and years.

Register to attend here.

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

SWEP and Winter Provision 2022: launch of toolkit

New member: Dorset Nightstop

Over 65s can now book autumn COVID booster

The Immigration Advice for Rough Sleepers Fund – The impact of OISC accreditation for Micro Rainbow

A summary of the Government's new rough sleeping strategy

NHS Confederation - The NHS will continue providing support to patients over the bank holiday

NHS Confederation - Warning of a winter health service emergency without urgent government action

NHS Confederation - Figures show amazing effort of NHS staff, but government must adequately fund NHS and social care
Editor’s choice of Business / Commercial items of note:

INFLATION: Chancellor’s mini budget should boost pay and universal credit

TUC: ‘Ministers must get pay rising’

Work Foundation - Unemployment at record low, but real wages fall 2.8% on the year

IPPR responds to inflation figures

Dip in inflation shouldn’t let the Bank of England off the hook, says IEA expert

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

IEA - Labour market figures show more of the same, but worrying trends emerge

Courts and tribunals arrangements for The Queen's State Funeral

LGA responds to energy bills announcement

Joseph Rowntree Foundation highlights the gap in support that remains for people on low incomes after Liz Truss energy announcement

Avian Influenza identified at a premises in Pembrokeshire

Getting on the front foot with risk management

Sign up to our upcoming education and childcare student conference

State Funeral of Her Majesty The Queen

Taking innovation from precarious place to competitive edge | Guest blog from NTT Ltd

IEA - Review into ‘junk food’ regulation welcome step in rolling back nanny state

Gloucestershire Credit Union Ltd declared in default: FSCS to protect its 1,417 members

The King and The Queen Consort visit Northern Ireland

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.



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