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CIPD launches new industry-recognised status for HR and L&D teams that go ‘above and beyond’
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 16:15
NHS Digital news
Nine new tools and services to use NHS login
NHS Digital
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 16:10
Department for Transport news
City of Derry Airport and London flights to strengthen ties across the UK
Department for Transport
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 16:05

Air route will boost trade and travel opportunities and secure jobs in Derry-Londonderry

Department for Transport | Official News Release
City of Derry Airport and London flights to strengthen ties across the UK
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Devolve powers and funding to get more young people into work, LGA says as NEET numbers rise
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 15:15

The number of young people not in education, employment or training (NEET) in the UK has risen by almost 30,000 over the last three months, new figures show.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Devolve powers and funding to get more young people into work, LGA says as NEET numbers rise
NHS Digital news
CCG leads way with latest electronic prescription upgrade live in all GP practices
NHS Digital
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 15:15

Portsmouth has become the first area in the country where prescriptions for all patients can be sent electronically.

NHS Digital | Official News Release
CCG leads way with latest electronic prescription upgrade live in all GP practices
Office of the Secretary of State for Wales news
EU Exit: Advice for individuals and businesses in Wales
Office of the Secretary of State for Wales
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 15:10

Use this page to navigate the latest guidance from across the UK Government ahead of the UK’s departure from the European Union

Office of the Secretary of State for Wales | Official News Release
EU Exit: Advice for individuals and businesses in Wales
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Prospect of migration restrictions perversely helping to ease tightening labour supply in the short-term, says CIPD
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 14:15

The CIPD has issued a response to the latest quarterly official migration statistics from the Office for National Statistics for the year ending March 2019

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Prospect of migration restrictions perversely helping to ease tightening labour supply in the short-term, says CIPD
Think Tanks news
“A home should be an anchor against being swept into poverty” – JRF responds to NHF research
Think Tanks
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 14:10

Darren Baxter, Housing Policy and Partnerships Manager for the independent Joseph Rowntree Foundation responded to new research by the National Housing Federation showing the number of children living in overcrowded homes 

Think Tanks | Official News Release
“A home should be an anchor against being swept into poverty” – JRF responds to NHF research
Department for Transport news
Revised road closure guidance to boost children's outdoor play
Department for Transport
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 14:05
Financial Conduct Authority news
Claims management companies must raise advertising standards, says FCA
Financial Conduct Authority
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 13:20

Claims management companies (CMCs) must do more to ensure their promotions do not mislead potential customers according to the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Since the FCA took over regulation of CMCs on 1 April 2019 it has reviewed over 200 CMC adverts in various media and found widespread poor-practice in CMCs.

Financial Conduct Authority | Official News Release
Claims management companies must raise advertising standards, says FCA
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) news
NICE to work with company on addressing issues in appraisals of cannabidiol for treating difficult to control epilepsies
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 13:15

NICE has today (23 August 2019) announced its intention to work with GW Pharma to address the issues highlighted by its independent appraisal committee in its evaluation of cannabidiol for treating 2 types of severe treatment-resistant epilepsy.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) | Official News Release
NICE to work with company on addressing issues in appraisals of cannabidiol for treating difficult to control epilepsies
Department for International Development news
UK aid to provide life-saving support for up to one million people crippled by drought in Somalia
Department for International Development
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 13:10

Up to one million people in Somalia will receive lifesaving food and clean water to help stop starvation and malnutrition thanks to new UK funding.

Department for International Development | Official News Release
UK aid to provide life-saving support for up to one million people crippled by drought in Somalia
Sport England news
Helping people with complex disabilities get active
Sport England
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 13:05

We've teamed up with national charity Sense to help them expand their sports provision

Sport England | Official News Release
Helping people with complex disabilities get active
Scottish Government news
£18 million funding for cancer support workers
Scottish Government
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 12:20
Arts Council England news
Arts Council England report shows how public value arts and culture
Arts Council England
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 12:15

Arts Council England has launched its latest report, examining how arts and culture can help to attract people and businesses to an area and shape its identity.  

Arts Council England | Official News Release
Arts Council England report shows how public value arts and culture
Department of Health and Social Care news
Hospital food review announced by government
Department of Health and Social Care
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 12:10

The government will work with the NHS to improve food quality in hospitals and provide consistently safe, nutritious and tasty food.

Department of Health and Social Care | Official News Release
Hospital food review announced by government
Competition & Markets Authority news
CMA orders RBS and Santander to fix PPI breaches
Competition & Markets Authority
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 12:05

The CMA has today taken action against RBS and Santander after they failed to send, or sent inaccurate, annual PPI reminders.

Competition & Markets Authority | Official News Release
CMA orders RBS and Santander to fix PPI breaches
Foreign and Commonwealth Office news
PM underlines UK’s commitment to freedom of religion or belief
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 11:20

PM outlines UK support for freedom of religion or belief as Lord (Tariq) Ahmad of Wimbledon announces new support for work to help victims of hostility.

Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Official News Release
PM underlines UK’s commitment to freedom of religion or belief
Environment Agency news
Work to start on damaged culvert in Buxton, Derbyshire
Environment Agency
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 11:15

The Environment Agency and Derbyshire County Council will undertake repairs to help keep people and homes safe.

Environment Agency | Official News Release
Work to start on damaged culvert in Buxton, Derbyshire
Open Europe news
OE Weekly Briefing: Boris Johnson challenges the EU on the backstop
Open Europe
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 11:10

This is the fourth of a series of weekly briefings Open Europe will publish analysing key Brexit, UK and EU developments.

Open Europe | Official News Release
OE Weekly Briefing: Boris Johnson challenges the EU on the backstop
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
TUC: Deliver on Government promise of apprentice travel support
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 11:05

The TUC yesterday (Thursday) called on the government to deliver on its promise to support apprentices with travel costs.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
TUC: Deliver on Government promise of apprentice travel support
Financial Conduct Authority news
Time is running out: the pressure is on to prioritise PPI
Financial Conduct Authority
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 10:25

With one in five Brits reporting they’ve left making a decision to the last minute and with a week to go to the PPI complaints deadline, the time for decision-making is now.

Financial Conduct Authority | Official News Release
Time is running out: the pressure is on to prioritise PPI
National Ombudsmen news
New guidance launched for council tax practitioners
National Ombudsmen
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 10:20

The Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has launched a new guide to help council benefits practitioners manage complex council tax reduction (CTR) enquiries and complaints.

National Ombudsmen | Official News Release
New guidance launched for council tax practitioners
Ministry of Defence news
100 employers awarded for supporting the armed forces
Ministry of Defence
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 10:15

The Defence Secretary has congratulated the 100 employers who have been recognised for their support of personnel, veterans and their families.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
100 employers awarded for supporting the armed forces
10 Downing Street news
PM call with President Zelenskyy: 22 August 2019
10 Downing Street
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 10:10

Prime Minister Boris Johnson had a call with Ukraine's President Zelenskyy.

10 Downing Street | Official News Release
PM call with President Zelenskyy: 22 August 2019
techUK news
G7 Summit: techUK urges leaders to align on digital policies
techUK
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 10:05

Ahead of the G7 Summit, techUK urges leaders to make progress in aligning digital policies and boosting the growth of the digital economy.

techUK | Official News Release
G7 Summit: techUK urges leaders to align on digital policies
Parliamentary Committees and Public Enquiries news
Government’s target for ‘net-zero’ by 2050 undeliverable unless clean growth policies introduced
Parliamentary Committees and Public Enquiries
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 09:25

The Science and Technology Committee has highlighted the lack of Government policies in place to deliver the net zero target by 2050 and recommends 10 steps the Government should take to meet this legally binding target.

Parliamentary Committees and Public Enquiries | Official News Release
Government’s target for ‘net-zero’ by 2050 undeliverable unless clean growth policies introduced
Criminal Cases Review Commission news
Commission refers the case of Tracey Newell to the Court of Appeal.
Criminal Cases Review Commission
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 09:20

The Criminal Cases Review Commission has referred the case of Tracey Newell to the Court of Appeal.

Criminal Cases Review Commission | Official News Release
Commission refers the case of Tracey Newell to the Court of Appeal.
NHS England news
NHS Digital celebrates five years of Spine II as the backbone of the national health service
NHS England
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 09:15

This week NHS Spine marks five years since it was brought in house by NHS Digital and run as an open source service for the NHS by the NHS – saving the service £150m in the process.

NHS England | Official News Release
NHS Digital celebrates five years of Spine II as the backbone of the national health service
Welsh Government news
New measure for cancer services in Wales is a UK first
Welsh Government
Friday 23 August 2019 @ 09:05

For the first time, all cancer patients in Wales are having their waiting time measured from when their cancer is first suspected rather than from when their referral is received in hospital.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
New measure for cancer services in Wales is a UK first

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