Policy Statements and Initiatives

Councils should not be hoarding billions says Local Government Secretary
 

Badger cull - piloting controls on bovine TB

 

Free childcare extended to working families on low incomes

Ofsted calls for swift improvement in pre-schools and nurseries

G8 Deauville Partnership: SME Mentoring Scheme

New school year sees number of free schools double

UK to host G8 dementia summit

Food and grocery industry opens its doors to 15,000 unemployed young people

New pay policies reward best teachers

£1 billion to help A&Es and NHS staff access medical records in hi-tech hospital revolution

Modernisation of the prison estate

Blueprint to overhaul business rates

Fallon: no new subsidy needed for gas storage - decision saves bill payers up to £750m

Wrexham announced as preferred site for north Wales Prison

Open Data - making data freely available

DfT and Mayor announce plans to tackle HGV safety and support London’s cycling revolution

Government drives forward plug-in car revolution

Improving eye care

£10m cash boost to improve the health of homeless people

Major review of police response to domestic violence

PM: World must not fail a generation of Syrians

Major reform will help hundreds of thousands of young people get good jobs – (Ofsted:  Improving Literacy Standards could lead to a NEET solution)

 

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