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RUSI news
Making Peace with the Paris Agreement
RUSI
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:38

Peace and conflict need to be considered in the climate change agenda.

RUSI | Official News Release
Making Peace with the Paris Agreement
EU News news
Joint press release by the Eurogroup President, Paschal Donohoe, and Finance Minister Sigrid Kaag following their meeting in The Hague
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:33

Minister of Finance Sigrid Kaag and the President of the Eurogroup, Paschal Donohoe, met in The Hague on Wednesday.

EU News | Official News Release
Joint press release by the Eurogroup President, Paschal Donohoe, and Finance Minister Sigrid Kaag following their meeting in The Hague
techUK news
Private networks: a new user guide by techUK
techUK
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:25

As technology innovation continues to allow the UK to grow its economy, technology trade association techUK recently (17 May 2022) released a new guide outlining the benefits of private networks adoption, ‘Private networks: a user guide by techUK’.

techUK | Official News Release
Private networks: a new user guide by techUK
Association for Project Management news
The advantages of a benefits‑led delivery culture and how to create one
Association for Project Management
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:20
NCFE news
Campaign for Learning gearing up the nation for another Learning at Work Week
NCFE
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:15

Campaign for Learning is celebrating the 24th Learning at Work Week, which is taking place from 16–22 May. This year's theme of 'Learning Uncovered' is focused on raising the profile of lifelong learning at work and encouraging everyone to uncover and share their learning power.

NCFE | Official News Release
Campaign for Learning gearing up the nation for another Learning at Work Week
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory news
NATO Award for Dstl Fellow
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:10

Dstl Fellow Bharatkumar (“Bharat”) Patel has received a NATO award for his significant scientific contribution to modelling and simulation and its impact on military capability.

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory | Official News Release
NATO Award for Dstl Fellow
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Manufacturing output growth accelerates, but confidence falls further - CBI monthly Industrial Trends Survey sponsored by Accenture
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 16:05
Charity Commission news
Charity Commission case exposes failures at British Pakistani Christians Limited
Charity Commission
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:38
Ministry of Justice news
Review: UCD Conference Day
Ministry of Justice
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:33

Blog posted by: Nikola Goger, 18 May 2022 – Categories: UCD Conference Day.

Ministry of Justice | Official News Release
Review: UCD Conference Day
EU News news
GCC: EU unveils Strategic Partnership with the Gulf
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:25

The High Representative and the European Commission yesterday adopted a Joint Communication on a 'Strategic Partnership with the Gulf' with the aim to broaden and deepen the European Union (EU)'s cooperation with the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and its Member countries.

EU News | Official News Release
GCC: EU unveils Strategic Partnership with the Gulf
HM Treasury news
New powers to protect access to cash
HM Treasury
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:20

Millions of people across the UK will benefit from new legislation to protect access to cash, helping to level up opportunity and ensure financial inclusion across the UK, the government announced today (Thursday 19 May).

HM Treasury | Official News Release
New powers to protect access to cash
Ofwat news
Sewer flooding misery for customers: call for urgent action from wastewater companies
Ofwat
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:15

People who have their homes flooded with sewage are frequently being let down by wastewater companies, whose response can leave customers facing long-term distress.

Ofwat | Official News Release
Sewer flooding misery for customers: call for urgent action from wastewater companies
Cabinet Office news
Joint statement by the Governments of UK and Colombia on mobilising climate finance in Colombia through the Partnership for Sustainable Growth
Cabinet Office
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:10

COP26 President Alok Sharma met with Colombia’s President Iván Duque to discuss the importance of mobilising climate finance at scale in Colombia and to launch three new climate finance initiatives to help Colombia transition to a green future.

Cabinet Office | Official News Release
Joint statement by the Governments of UK and Colombia on mobilising climate finance in Colombia through the Partnership for Sustainable Growth
Scottish Government news
School uniform: have your say
Scottish Government
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 15:05

Pupils, parents and carers are being asked to give their views on school uniform to help shape new national guidance.

Scottish Government | Official News Release
School uniform: have your say
YPO news
Councils collaborate on mail services to cut costs
YPO
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:38

In 2015 Kirklees Council led a Northern tendering process to procure postal services through the collaboration of a group of councils.

YPO | Official News Release
Councils collaborate on mail services to cut costs
EU News news
REPowerEU: A plan to rapidly reduce dependence on Russian fossil fuels and fast forward the green transition*
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:33

The European Commission yesterday presented the REPowerEU Plan, its response to the hardships and global energy market disruption caused by Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

EU News | Official News Release
REPowerEU: A plan to rapidly reduce dependence on Russian fossil fuels and fast forward the green transition*
RUSI news
Ukraine: The Daily Intelligence Event
RUSI
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:25

While Defence Intelligence’s daily briefings have garnered praise, the emphasis has been on publicity over analytical quality.

RUSI | Official News Release
Ukraine: The Daily Intelligence Event
Department for Transport news
UK targets Russian airlines with new sanctions
Department for Transport
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:20

New sanctions on major Russian airlines will prevent them from cashing in on their UK landing slots.

Department for Transport | Official News Release
UK targets Russian airlines with new sanctions
National Crime Agency news
Jail for man with lethal gun and ammunition
National Crime Agency
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:15

A man has been jailed for seven years after a self-loading pistol and ammunition were seized from him on the M1 in Hertfordshire.

National Crime Agency | Official News Release
Jail for man with lethal gun and ammunition
Food Standards Agency news
FSA Welcomes National Audit Office Report
Food Standards Agency
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:10

The Food Standards Agency’s (FSA) Chief Executive Emily Miles yesterday welcomed the National Audit Office’s latest report ‘Regulating after EU Exit’.

Food Standards Agency | Official News Release
FSA Welcomes National Audit Office Report
Welsh Government news
Welsh Government response to publication of latest NHS Wales performance data
Welsh Government
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 14:05

The Welsh Government has issued a statement on the latest NHS Wales performance data published today (Thursday, 19th May).

Welsh Government | Official News Release
Welsh Government response to publication of latest NHS Wales performance data
FSCS news
Rainbow Saver Anglia Credit Union Limited in Suffolk declared in default: FSCS to protect 463 remaining members
FSCS
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:43

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has stepped in to protect the remaining members of Rainbow Saver Anglia Credit Union Limited, which has stopped trading and is now in default.

FSCS | Official News Release
Rainbow Saver Anglia Credit Union Limited in Suffolk declared in default: FSCS to protect 463 remaining members
Chatham House news
A deal on state spending can kickstart Libya’s political process
Chatham House
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:38

A renewed governance split in Libya is blocking progress on agreeing an electoral framework. Ending the standoff over state spending could break the impasse.

Chatham House | Official News Release
A deal on state spending can kickstart Libya’s political process
NHS Wales news
Child Measurement Programme shows increase in numbers of children with obesity
NHS Wales
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:33

The number of 4-5 years old children with obesity has increased in two different health board areas since 2018-19, according to the Child Measurement Programme.

NHS Wales | Official News Release
Child Measurement Programme shows increase in numbers of children with obesity
EU News news
Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Member States commit to tackling the employment and employability challenges of the most vulnerable, especially among youth and women
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:25

The fifth Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Ministerial on Employment and Labour, held on 17 and 18 May in Marrakech, Morocco, focused on “Employment and employability of the most vulnerable, especially among youth and women”.

EU News | Official News Release
Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) Member States commit to tackling the employment and employability challenges of the most vulnerable, especially among youth and women
AXELOS news
Service management skills and culture for today’s organizations
AXELOS
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:20

Blog posted by: Jonathan Wafford, ITIL 4 Strategic Leader/Managing Professional, May 18, 2022.

AXELOS | Official News Release
Service management skills and culture for today’s organizations
Met Office news
Key climate change indicators break records in 2021
Met Office
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:15

Key climate change indicators – including atmospheric concentrations of carbon-dioxide, sea level, and ocean heat – set new records in 2021.

Met Office | Official News Release
Key climate change indicators break records in 2021
Department for International Trade news
Leading the Way on Green Trade
Department for International Trade
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:10

Speech delivered yesterday by the International Trade Secretary at Bloomberg in London on the UK's ambitions to become a global leader on Green Trade.

Department for International Trade | Official News Release
Leading the Way on Green Trade
Scottish Government news
“Significant achievement” in delivery of social security
Scottish Government
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 13:05
EU News news
EU steps up action to strengthen EU defence capabilities, industrial and technological base: towards an EU framework for Joint defence procurement
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:38

In response to the European Council tasking at the Versailles Summit, the Commission and the High Representative yesterday presented an analysis of the defence investment gaps, and propose further measures and actions necessary to strengthen the European defence industrial and technological base. 

EU News | Official News Release
EU steps up action to strengthen EU defence capabilities, industrial and technological base: towards an EU framework for Joint defence procurement
RUSI news
Military Assistance to Ukraine: Rediscovering the Virtue of Courage
RUSI
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:33

Since 2014, the story of Western military assistance to Ukraine has been one of halting progress and self-imposed thresholds, transcended by acts of resolve. This is a story about courage.

RUSI | Official News Release
Military Assistance to Ukraine: Rediscovering the Virtue of Courage
Information Commissioner's Office news
Blog: What does equality of access really mean when developing a career with a visual impairment?
Information Commissioner's Office
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:25

On Global Accessibility Awareness Day, Paul Arnold, ICO Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Operating Officer shares his story.

Information Commissioner's Office | Official News Release
Blog: What does equality of access really mean when developing a career with a visual impairment?
Competition & Markets Authority news
In-depth Veolia-Suez merger review finds competition concerns
Competition & Markets Authority
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:20

The CMA has provisionally found that the merger of Veolia and Suez would lead to a loss of competition in the supply of several waste and water management services in the UK.

Competition & Markets Authority | Official News Release
In-depth Veolia-Suez merger review finds competition concerns
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Gender pensions gap means retired women go the equivalent of four and a half months each year without a pension – TUC
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:15
Department for Work and Pensions news
New benefit counter-fraud plan set to save taxpayer £2 billion
Department for Work and Pensions
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:10

A £600 million plan to fight fraud in the welfare system will introduce a range of new powers and boost the counter-fraud frontline, saving the taxpayer £2 billion over three years.

Department for Work and Pensions | Official News Release
New benefit counter-fraud plan set to save taxpayer £2 billion
Ofwat news
Regulators join forces to StreamLine advice for water innovators
Ofwat
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 12:05

The Drinking Water Inspectorate, Ofwat and the Environment Agency yesterday launched ‘StreamLine’ – a new joint service to improve advice and slash response times for water innovators.

Ofwat | Official News Release
Regulators join forces to StreamLine advice for water innovators
EU News news
Ukraine: Commission presents plans for the Union's immediate response to address Ukraine's financing gap and the longer-term reconstruction
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:33

The Commission yesterday set out plans in a Communication for the EU's immediate response to address Ukraine's financing gap, as well as the longer-term reconstruction framework.

EU News | Official News Release
Ukraine: Commission presents plans for the Union's immediate response to address Ukraine's financing gap and the longer-term reconstruction
Transport for London news
New mobile speed enforcement cameras launched in London as TfL and the Met continue to crack down on speed offences
Transport for London
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:25

Tackling speed is a vital part of TfL's Vision Zero commitment to eliminating death and serious injury on the transport network.

Transport for London | Official News Release
New mobile speed enforcement cameras launched in London as TfL and the Met continue to crack down on speed offences
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy news
Winners of £60 million government competition to develop hydrogen as the superfuel of the future unveiled
Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:20
National Ombudsmen news
Equal access for all should be at the heart of services, Ombudsman says
National Ombudsmen
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:15

Local authorities across England need to ensure disabled people are at the heart of how their services operate, so nobody in their community is placed at a disadvantage, the Local Government and Social Care Ombudsman has said.

National Ombudsmen | Official News Release
Equal access for all should be at the heart of services, Ombudsman says
Home Office news
Home Secretary meeting with Rwandan Minister Dr Vincent Biruta
Home Office
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:10

Priti Patel and Rwandan Minister Dr Vincent Biruta met in London to update each other on progress on the new partnership agreed between the UK and Rwanda.

Home Office | Official News Release
Home Secretary meeting with Rwandan Minister Dr Vincent Biruta
Welsh Government news
Work to improve urgent and emergency care picks up pace
Welsh Government
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 11:05

New services are being developed to improve access to urgent and emergency care across Wales so people get the right care, in the right place, the first time.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
Work to improve urgent and emergency care picks up pace
EU News news
State aid: Commission approves a €30 million Maltese scheme to support the importation, manufacturing and wholesale of grains in context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
EU News
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:33

The European Commission has approved a €30 million Maltese scheme to support companies active in the importation, manufacturing and wholesale of grains and other similar products in the context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

EU News | Official News Release
State aid: Commission approves a €30 million Maltese scheme to support the importation, manufacturing and wholesale of grains in context of Russia's invasion of Ukraine
Sport England news
Partner toolkit for This Girl Can x Strava partnership published
Sport England
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:25

The new Club and challenge will be available for Strava users later this month and encourages women to get back to moving again after a break from physical activity.

Sport England | Official News Release
Partner toolkit for This Girl Can x Strava partnership published
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory news
MOD Director of Defence Innovation Clare Cameron joins the Ploughshare board
Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:20

Ploughshare, the company that finds new and inspiring uses for government inventions, is pleased to announce the appointment of defence innovation leader Clare Cameron to its board.

Defence Science and Technology Laboratory | Official News Release
MOD Director of Defence Innovation Clare Cameron joins the Ploughshare board
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Don't wait until autumn to turn the page on low growth, says CBI President
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:15

In a speech to the CBI’s Annual Dinner yesterday (Wednesday) its President, Lord Bilimoria, said that with negative growth in March and forecasts of a weak outlook for the rest of 2022, the Government must act on the cost-of-living crisis and help firms to invest in uncertain times.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Don't wait until autumn to turn the page on low growth, says CBI President
Ofcom news
Best and worst telecoms customer service revealed
Ofcom
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:10

Customers are experiencing hit-and-miss levels of customer service from major telecoms providers, Ofcom has found, as the regulator shines a light on how providers perform and compare.

Ofcom | Official News Release
Best and worst telecoms customer service revealed
Environment Agency news
North Yorkshire project brings water quality boost to River Wiske
Environment Agency
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 10:05

The Environment Agency and Yorkshire Wildlife Trust have worked together on the 'Wild Wiske Revival: Clean and Green' project over the last three years.

Environment Agency | Official News Release
North Yorkshire project brings water quality boost to River Wiske
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs news
Protecting wildlife during Salisbury River Park construction
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 09:25
techUK news
techUK at London Tech Week 2022
techUK
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 09:20

techUK is proud to once again be a strategic partner of London Tech Week.

techUK | Official News Release
techUK at London Tech Week 2022
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
RoSPA launches groundbreaking ‘Falls Charity Appeal’ to prevent the hidden harm caused by falls
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 09:15

Fall prevention has been identified as the number one priority by the leading health and safety charity the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA). And RoSPA is now calling on businesses, business leaders and the health and safety community to use the skills they have developed in fall prevention in workplaces, to educate their employees to help prevent falls in the home.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
RoSPA launches groundbreaking ‘Falls Charity Appeal’ to prevent the hidden harm caused by falls
Ofcom news
Fed up with poor customer service? Think about switching provider
Ofcom
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 09:10

We’ve published our latest research into the customer service offered by the major home phone, mobile and broadband providers – and it’s a mixed picture depending on which provider you use.

Ofcom | Official News Release
Fed up with poor customer service? Think about switching provider
Welsh Government news
Over £750,000 for libraries and museums in Wales
Welsh Government
Thursday 19 May 2022 @ 09:05

Deputy Minister for Arts and Sport, Dawn Bowden, has visited Museum of Cardiff on International Museum Day to announce just over £750,000 of Welsh Government funding to help local libraries, museums to develop their facilities and services.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
Over £750,000 for libraries and museums in Wales

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