General News

Tax statistics

Skills Funding Agency statement on Elmfield Training Limited

Fiscal Commission comment on UK tax system
Plans for new out-of-hours delivery trials and wider freight legacy unveiled by TfL


UNESCO Memory of the World Register - nominations open  - (The deadline for nominations is Friday 17 January 2014)

Launch of review into DVLA to deliver better services
The Higgs particle that captivated a nation helps bag the UK a Nobel Prize – (David Willetts: Response to Nobel Prize)

Foreign Office launches recruitment campaign at top universities

First Nations delegation visits The National Archives

The National Archives are seeking new delegates for the User Advisory Group

The Space aims to re-launch in Spring/Summer 2014

Badger cull - piloting controls on bovine TB – (Badger cull extension application in Somerset)

New ministerial team unveiled – (IfG statement on departmental stability post 2013 reshuffle)

LGA - Councils could lose right to campaign for their residents

Socitm-led initiative eases PSN connection task

Equitable Life Payments Scheme extended

Ofcom confirms plan to safeguard supply of telephone numbers

Unite to oppose plans by Hull council to sack its entire 6,700 workforce – (Unite: Blood testing staff in Leeds and Bradford in new strike ballot over patient safety)

Better buses for English regions

NHS Confed:  Patients to benefit from new cross-Europe movement rules

NEF - How the Oxfam Humankind Index is making measurement matter

Keeping benefit and business grant payments flowing