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John Tizard: Are the right questions being asked if local government outsourcing is growing?

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The simple answer must be “No”! The value of outsourcing contracts signed by UK local authorities in the first half of 2016 increased by 84% despite a dip in the value of overall public sector spending. This was revealed by the recent arvato UK Outsourcing Index. The Index also reported that the value of outsourcing […]

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Brexit: What could it mean for the red tape of Public Procurement? by Jill Fryer

The UK’s vote to leave the EU will have ramifications for almost every aspect of our lives and public procurement, where the vast majority of our national rules are derived directly from EU law, is no exception. Although we have been assured that “Brexit means Brexit”, at the time of writing we are no clearer […]

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GO Awards Scotland 2016/17 – 7 days left to enter!

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The deadline for entries to the Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Scotland 2016/17 is 5pm on Monday 12 September 2016. You now only have seven days left to enter! If you’ve still to decide on whether you are going to enter, or are wondering what winning a GO Award would mean to you and […]

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GO Awards Wales 2016/17 – Finalists Announced!

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View the GO Awards Finalists 2016/17 here Thank you to all who showed an interest in the inaugural Government Opportunities (GO) Excellence in Public Procurement Awards Wales 2016/17. As you would expect from a country known for constantly demonstrating best practice in procurement, the standard of the submissions was exceptional, so well done to everyone who entered […]

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Meet the new-look GO Awards Scotland Judging Panel!

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The deadline for the GO Awards Scotland 2016/17 is fast approaching and is now just two weeks away! Have you still to register your interest to enter? It only takes one minute and you can do so immediately here using our ‘brand new for 2016’ state of the art entry portal. The portal has already received fantastic […]

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Showcase your organisation as a leader in public sector procurement

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The entry deadline for the GO Awards Scotland 2016/17 is now just three weeks away and already we are seeing some great organisations submitting their entries. Thank you for entering! If you are planning to submit an entry and benchmark your procurement team against the best in Scotland, then please register now to start your submission process. You then […]

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Have you registered to attend Procurex Wales Live yet?

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There are now just over seven weeks until Wales’ premier procurement event, Procurex Wales Live 2016! With nearly 1000 delegates already registered to attend, over 15 free procurement training sessions on the day and seven Keynote Arena speakers, including Mark Drakeford, the Welsh Government’s Cabinet Secretary for Local Government and Finance, this event is a vital day […]

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GO Awards Scotland – 4 weeks left to enter!

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The deadline for entries for the GO Awards Scotland 2016/17 is now just four weeks away! By registering here to start your submission process, you have taken the first step in entering the GO Awards Scotland. You can then log into your submission at any time, right up until entries for the Awards close. Do not […]

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GO Awards Wales 2016/17 – DEADLINE EXTENDED!

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We are delighted to announce this short extension on the inaugural GO Awards Wales 2016/17 entry deadline to give those remaining organisations time to get their submissions in! You now have until 5pm this Friday, 12 August. There will be no further extensions. This is your last chance to ensure your submission is in on time and […]

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Register to enter the GO Awards – it takes less than a minute!

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Click here to register your interest in entering the GO Awards  Make sure your procurement team gets the recognition it deserves by registering to enter this year’s GO Awards. Registering to enter is very simple – you can complete your submission journey in four easy steps! All you have to do is: Register your interest in […]

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