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Stroud District Council publishes plans to construct 3,900 homes

23/10/2019Stroud District Council publishes plans to construct 3,900 homes

Stroud District Council has published its revised local plan, detailing the plans to build 3,900 homes, a secondary school and a new railway station in two ‘garden villages’ in Stroud. The council has committed that every hous more >
Government announces £19m fund to support young people leaving care

23/10/2019Government announces £19m fund to support young people leaving care

Support programmes for young people leaving care, totalling £19m, announced today (Oct 23) ahead of National Care Leavers Week. To mark National Care Leavers Week, education secretary Gavin Williamson, has announced new cross-government more >
The Queen’s Speech Roundup: Crime, social care and devolution bills

14/10/2019The Queen’s Speech Roundup: Crime, social care and devolution bills

Boris Johnson has set out his Government’s major policies on crime, the environment and Brexit in today’s Queen Speech, including the announcement that a Devolution White Paper will be published. Housing safety in the wake of Grenf more >

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 Liverpool’s first council care home in 25 years to open this week

23/10/2019 Liverpool’s first council care home in 25 years to open this week

The first of two, Liverpool City Council commissioned care homes to be built in over 25 years, is opening later this week. The city council committed to the £8m Brushwood on South Parade more >
Government’s Digital Marketplace framework to offer Iron Mountain solutions

23/10/2019Government’s Digital Marketplace framework to offer Iron Mountain solutions

Iron Mountain Solutions Now Available on Digital Outcomes and Specialists 4 (DOS-4) Digital Marketplace Framework Expands Iron Mountain’s Offering for Public Sector Customer Iron Mountain more >
Stroud District Council publishes plans to construct 3,900 homes

23/10/2019Stroud District Council publishes plans to construct 3,900 homes

Stroud District Council has published its revised local plan, detailing the plans to build 3,900 homes, a secondary school and a new railway station in two ‘garden villages’ in Stro more >
Government announces £19m fund to support young people leaving care

23/10/2019Government announces £19m fund to support young people leaving care

Support programmes for young people leaving care, totalling £19m, announced today (Oct 23) ahead of National Care Leavers Week. To mark National Care Leavers Week, education secretary Gav more >
Professionalisation of project management

23/10/2019Professionalisation of project management

Debbie Dore, chief executive of the Association for Project Management, discusses the impact that the establishment of the Infrastructure and Project Authority will have. Government, like the r more >
Putting people at the heart of transformation

23/10/2019Putting people at the heart of transformation

Director of people transformation at Companies House, Angela Lewis, describes how the organisation is putting people at the centre of its transformation programme as it looks to adapt to meet future more >

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NSPCC: Working together to improve the support available for children who have been sexually abused

08/10/2019NSPCC: Working together to improve the support available for children who have been sexually abused

Hayley Clark, the acting head of development and impact at the NSPCC, talks about the significant gap in support services for children who have been sexually abused and the Home Office’s new framework for commissioners. The complex and fragmented commissioning landscape for child sexual more >
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Artificial intelligence: the devil is in the data

17/12/2018Artificial intelligence: the devil is in the data

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Digital innovation in the public sector: The future is now

17/12/2018Digital innovation in the public sector: The future is now

One of the public sector’s key technolo... more >
Keeping the momentum of the Northern Powerhouse

15/10/2018Keeping the momentum of the Northern Powerhouse

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Prevention: Investing for the future

Prevention: Investing for the future

Rob Whiteman, CEO at the Chartered Institute of Public Finance (CIPFA), discusses the benefits of long-term preventative investment. Rising ... more > more last word articles >