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NEWS | Published November 28th 2021, 10:10 am

Sparta Global named among the top 75 employers for social mobility

Sparta Global – a provider of technology training and careers for emerging talent in the UK – has this week been named in the largest-ever Social Mobility Employer Index.

NEWS | Published November 27th 2021, 8:04 am

Quintuple success: Aurora Media Worldwide scoops five awards in November 2021

Fully integrated content agency Aurora Media Worldwide has enjoyed a bumper November in 2021, winning two awards at the Broadcast Sport Awards and securing three accolades at The Sports Business Awards.

NEWS | Published November 27th 2021, 12:12 am

Sturgeon to continue as Scottish first minister and resume push for 'indyref2'

Scottish first minister Nicola Sturgeon has this week talked down speculation that she may be leaving frontline politics.

NEWS | Published November 26th 2021, 10:10 am

Flood Action Week: Environment Agency and M3 Floodtec warn against complacency ahead of wet winter

Flood Action Week [November 22-28] has brought the release of a new analysis from the Environment Agency, which suggests that 60 per cent of households living in flood prone areas do not believe that they will be affected.

NEWS | Published November 26th 2021, 10:03 am

The Climate Pledge: Direct Healthcare Solutions backs climate change commitment in 2021

As 2021 has seen more people in the UK get talking about climate change with the nation’s successful hosting of the COP26 climate summit, numerous businesses have been joining the effort to cut carbon emissions.

NEWS | Published November 26th 2021, 8:08 am

“I’d always wanted to be a writer…but modelling and acting seduced me for a while”: The story of Janis Levy, the most famous face on TV whose name you didn’t know

In a three-part series, The Leaders Council explores the unique life and career of Janis Levy, the Hair Development Creative Director who starred as the iconic Cadbury Flake girl and enjoyed a 14-year career in Hollywood.

NEWS | Published November 25th 2021, 11:11 am

Business booming at Becketts following TV appearance

Portsmouth-based hotel and restaurant Becketts Southsea has been inundated with bookings following its recent appearance on the Channel 4 daytime television show, Four in a Bed.

NEWS | Published November 25th 2021, 8:03 am

GQA develops qualifications for scouts

GQA Qualifications has developed two first-of-their-kind qualifications in collaboration with The European Scout Federation [British Association].

NEWS | Published November 25th 2021, 7:03 am

Pentland Medical launches first IoT based monitoring device for dementia patients

Pentland Medical has recently launched Otiom, the world’s first Internet of Things [IoT] based tracking system for people with dementia and their carers.

NEWS | Published November 24th 2021, 9:09 am

Ofsted Inspection: The Duston School “delighted” with ‘good’ outcome

Following Section 8 and Section 5 Ofsted inspections in June this year, The Duston School in Northampton has been judged to be a ‘good’ school, receiving the outcome in all six inspection areas.

NEWS | Published November 24th 2021, 7:04 am

Acclaim Contracts launches new division

Acclaim Contracts Ltd, a roofing contractor based in Essex, has launched its new Small Works Division.

NEWS | Published November 24th 2021, 12:03 am

Lord Blunkett selected to sit on new council of skills advisers

The Labour Party has selected former education secretary and chairman of The Leaders Council, Lord Blunkett, to sit on a new council of skills advisers that will help bridge attainment gaps between different regions of the country.

NEWS | Published November 23rd 2021, 1:01 pm

Changes to social care cap pass through the Commons

The government’s amended plans for the £86,000 social care cap in England have narrowly been passed in the House of Commons, despite several Conservative MPs rebelling.

NEWS | Published November 23rd 2021, 8:03 am

MET’s Moraru joins ISO 10993 committee

Luminita Moraru, analytical chemistry manager at Medical Engineering Technologies [MET] has been appointed to the technical team working on the chemical characterisation aspects of the biocompatibility standard ISO 10993-18.

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