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Important update on Child Arrangement Orders
Welsh Government
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 11:20
Scottish Government news
100% rates relief for heavily-impacted sectors
Scottish Government
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 11:15
Big Lottery Fund news
Statement from Dawn Austwick, CEO, The National Lottery Community Fund: Our funding approach in response to COVID-19
Big Lottery Fund
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 11:10

At this extraordinarily difficult time, we are all being challenged and moved in ways that seemed unimaginable just weeks ago.

Big Lottery Fund | Official News Release
Statement from Dawn Austwick, CEO, The National Lottery Community Fund: Our funding approach in response to COVID-19
techUK news
DfT has published their Decarbonising Transport Plan
techUK
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 11:05

The Government is developing an ambitious plan to accelerate the decarbonisation of transport. 

techUK | Official News Release
DfT has published their Decarbonising Transport Plan
EU News news
Coronavirus: Commission boosts budget for repatriation flights and rescEU stockpile
EU News
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:33

The European Commission recently (27 March 2020) proposed to make €75 million from the EU budget available to help Member States repatriate EU nationals and to increase the budget of the RescEU medical stockpile.

EU News | Official News Release
Coronavirus: Commission boosts budget for repatriation flights and rescEU stockpile

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Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs news
Rules on carrying over annual leave to be relaxed to support key industries during COVID-19
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:25

Workers who have not taken all of their statutory annual leave entitlement due to COVID-19 will now be able to carry it over into the next 2 leave years.

Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs | Official News Release
Rules on carrying over annual leave to be relaxed to support key industries during COVID-19
Welsh Government news
Education Minister announces exam arrangements for years 10 and 12
Welsh Government
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:20

The Education Minister, Kirsty Williams, has announced how current year 10 and 12 learners in Wales will be assessed, as alternative arrangements are introduced following the outbreak of the coronavirus and the cancellation of summer exams.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
Education Minister announces exam arrangements for years 10 and 12
Scottish Government news
Funding for digital mental health services
Scottish Government
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:15
Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) news
Independent primary school managers found guilty of running additional illegal school
Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted)
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:10

A pair responsible for managing an independent primary school have been convicted of running an additional unregistered school on the floor above.

Office for Standards in Education (Ofsted) | Official News Release
Independent primary school managers found guilty of running additional illegal school
techUK news
COVID-19: Call for rapid sanitising technology for ambulances
techUK
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 10:05

Do you have an innovative or novel approach to get ambulances cleaner quicker to help combat Coronavirus?

techUK | Official News Release
COVID-19: Call for rapid sanitising technology for ambulances
Department for Transport news
Government to suspend competition law to support Isle of Wight ferry routes
Department for Transport
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 09:25

Competition law to be temporarily suspended to allow ferry operators to maintain a crucial lifeline between the island and the mainland.

Department for Transport | Official News Release
Government to suspend competition law to support Isle of Wight ferry routes
Environment Agency news
Leicester illegal waste site blocked by restriction order
Environment Agency
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 09:20

Court order prohibits importation of waste to Kingstand Golf and Country Club and an adjoining farm.

Environment Agency | Official News Release
Leicester illegal waste site blocked by restriction order
Sentencing Council news
Publication of an assessment of the 2017 update to the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines
Sentencing Council
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 09:15

The Sentencing Council has published an assessment of the impact and implementation of the 2017 update to the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines (MCSG). 

Sentencing Council | Official News Release
Publication of an assessment of the 2017 update to the Magistrates’ Court Sentencing Guidelines
HM Land Registry news
February 2020 Price Paid Data
HM Land Registry
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 09:10

HM Land Registry Price Paid Data tracks land and property sales in England and Wales submitted to us for registration.

HM Land Registry | Official News Release
February 2020 Price Paid Data
techUK news
COVID-19: HMCTS use of technology for hearings
techUK
Monday 30 March 2020 @ 09:05

Using existing technology and making new technology available

techUK | Official News Release
COVID-19: HMCTS use of technology for hearings

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