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Association for Project Management news
Small, lean, part-time – how Rewilding Britain tackles grassroots projects
Association for Project Management
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 15:20
NHS Wales news
Public Health Wales statement on safety concerns with AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine
NHS Wales
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 15:15

Public Health Wales supports the expert scientific advice of UK expert groups that the benefits of vaccination with all COVID-19 vaccines in use continue to outweigh the risks of COVID-19.

NHS Wales | Official News Release
Public Health Wales statement on safety concerns with AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine
Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) news
Open letter to the Prime Minister from Runnymede Trust: Our letter to Dr Halima Begum
Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 15:10

Our Chair, Baroness Falkner, has written to Dr Halima Begum, Chief Executive of Runnymede Trust, in response to comments made in a recent open letter to the Prime Minister regarding the independence and impact of EHRC.

Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) | Official News Release
Open letter to the Prime Minister from Runnymede Trust: Our letter to Dr Halima Begum
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
TUC urges shoppers: ask about ventilation to keep shop workers safe
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 15:05

The TUC in Yorkshire & the Humber is today (Monday) urging shoppers to help keep shop workers safe by asking about ventilation in stores.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
TUC urges shoppers: ask about ventilation to keep shop workers safe
RUSI news
The Imperfect Equilibrium of Russian Civil–Military Relations
RUSI
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 14:20

Although the Russian military tends to be apolitical and obedient to civilian authorities, its political role is complicated in the increasingly authoritarian regime of Vladimir Putin.

RUSI | Official News Release
The Imperfect Equilibrium of Russian Civil–Military Relations
NEPO news
Market Consultation: NEPO529 Events Management & Infrastructure
NEPO
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 14:15

NEPO is inviting suppliers to participate in market consultation activity, to help shape a new procurement solution for the UK public sector's event management requirements.

NEPO | Official News Release
Market Consultation: NEPO529 Events Management & Infrastructure
Information Commissioner's Office news
Tribute to His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh
Information Commissioner's Office
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 14:10
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
TUC: ‘As we reopen the economy, we must not drop our guard on workplace safety’
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 14:05

TUC North West Regional Secretary Lynn Collins commented on today’s easing of restrictions across the North West

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
TUC: ‘As we reopen the economy, we must not drop our guard on workplace safety’
Association for Project Management news
APM Project Management Awards 2021 – Open for entry!
Association for Project Management
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 13:20

With an exciting new category line-up in place, we’re pleased to announce that the Association for Project Management (APM) Awards 2021, sponsored by RPC UK Ltd, are now open for entry!

Association for Project Management | Official News Release
APM Project Management Awards 2021 – Open for entry!
techUK news
techUK's Future Mobility Services in the UK Campaign Week
techUK
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 13:15

Get involved in techUK's first ever Future Mobility Services in the UK Campaign Week, running from 24 – 28 May!

techUK | Official News Release
techUK's Future Mobility Services in the UK Campaign Week
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport news
One minute national silence to mark the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 13:10
Office of the Secretary of State for Wales news
Tributes paid to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Office of the Secretary of State for Wales
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 13:05

Following the announcement of the death of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Secretary of State for Wales Simon Hart pays tribute.

Office of the Secretary of State for Wales | Official News Release
Tributes paid to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC) news
Former Dyfed-Powys special police sergeant would have been dismissed for gross misconduct
Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 12:25

A former special police sergeant (SPS) with Dyfed-Powys Police would have been dismissed if still serving a police disciplinary panel has concluded, following an Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigation.

Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC) | Official News Release
Former Dyfed-Powys special police sergeant would have been dismissed for gross misconduct
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
We must not drop our guard on workplace safety as we reopen, warns TUC
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 12:20

TUC General Secretary Frances O’Grady commented on today’s (Monday) easing of restrictions.

WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
We must not drop our guard on workplace safety as we reopen, warns TUC
NHS England news
Senior NHS figures stress Muslims can get COVID jab in Ramadan
NHS England
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 12:15

Two leading Muslim figures working in the NHS recently (09 April 2021) joined other medical leaders and Islamic scholars in stressing that Ramadan should not stop anyone from getting the NHS COVID vaccination.

NHS England | Official News Release
Senior NHS figures stress Muslims can get COVID jab in Ramadan
Scottish Government news
Coronavirus (Scotland) (No.2) Act 2020: Fifth report on the Scottish Ministers' responses to requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
Scottish Government
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 12:05

Report on the Scottish Ministers’ handling of requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 for the period from 27 January to 26 March 2021.

Scottish Government | Official News Release
Coronavirus (Scotland) (No.2) Act 2020: Fifth report on the Scottish Ministers' responses to requests for information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002
techUK news
New techUK guidance for SMEs on modern slavery
techUK
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 11:25

Modern slavery is a major crime that all businesses need to be aware of and is very prevalent in the UK with over 100,000 estimated victims.

techUK | Official News Release
New techUK guidance for SMEs on modern slavery
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport news
Death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh
Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 11:20
National Crime Agency news
Three arrested over alleged supply of boats to cross-Channel people smugglers
National Crime Agency
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 11:15

Three people have been arrested following an investigation into the alleged supply of small boats to cross-Channel people smugglers.

National Crime Agency | Official News Release
Three arrested over alleged supply of boats to cross-Channel people smugglers
Homeless Link news
Benefit System Increases Homelessness – New Report from Homeless Link
Homeless Link
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 11:10

Homeless Link recently (09 April 2021) published a new report looking at the links between the benefits system and homelessness, with a particular focus on London.

Homeless Link | Official News Release
Benefit System Increases Homelessness – New Report from Homeless Link
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations) news
CBI responds to Global Travel Taskforce announcement
WiredGov Newswire (news from other organisations)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 11:05
Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) news
Equality regulator warns against blanket ‘no mask, no entry’ policies
Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 10:25

As lockdown eases and businesses look forward to re-opening, we are reminding organisations against blanket policies barring people from accessing services without a facemask.

Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) | Official News Release
Equality regulator warns against blanket ‘no mask, no entry’ policies
Ministry of Defence news
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace's tribute to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Ministry of Defence
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 10:15

Upon the sad news of the death of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace pays tribute.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace's tribute to HRH The Duke of Edinburgh
Public Health England news
COVID-19 vaccines have prevented 10,400 deaths in older adults
Public Health England
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 10:10

PHE analysis suggests the UK COVID-19 vaccination programme has so far prevented thousands of deaths in those aged 60 and above.

Public Health England | Official News Release
COVID-19 vaccines have prevented 10,400 deaths in older adults
Scottish Government news
HRH Duke of Edinburgh
Scottish Government
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 10:05

Buckingham Palace recently (09 April 2021) confirmed the death of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, at the age of 99.

Scottish Government | Official News Release
HRH Duke of Edinburgh
RUSI news
A Post Mortem of a Disintegrated Review
RUSI
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 09:25

If the Integrated Review is to succeed, the government will need to demonstrate through actions, rather than words, that it is able to coordinate interdepartmental activities and support key programmes.

RUSI | Official News Release
A Post Mortem of a Disintegrated Review
Chartered Trading Standards Institute news
National Insurance number scam targets public
Chartered Trading Standards Institute
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 09:20

The Chartered Trading Standards Institute (CTSI) has received a video recording of an automated telephone message claiming that the National Insurance number of the recipient "will be terminated due to some unethical financial transactions."

Chartered Trading Standards Institute | Official News Release
National Insurance number scam targets public
National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA) news
Khan's call for rent controls would leave London tenants worse off
National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 09:15

Rent controls called for by Sadiq Khan would leave tenants across London worse off according to a new analysis published recently (09 April 2021). 

National Residential Landlords Association (NRLA) | Official News Release
Khan's call for rent controls would leave London tenants worse off
Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC) news
Met Police acted appropriately during Tottenham stop and search
Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC)
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 09:10

An Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) investigation of a complaint by a driver who was stopped and searched in London during an incident that was filmed and shared widely on social media at the time, has found Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) officers acted appropriately but should have worn Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during the search.

Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC - formerly IPCC) | Official News Release
Met Police acted appropriately during Tottenham stop and search
Welsh Government news
First Minister of Wales pays tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh
Welsh Government
Monday 12 April 2021 @ 09:05

Following the recent (09 April 2021) announcement from Buckingham Palace of the death of His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh, the First Minister of Wales, Mark Drakeford pays tribute.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
First Minister of Wales pays tribute to The Duke of Edinburgh

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