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£1.6m for justice and safer communities

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A £2.8m project that will improve the skills of individuals working in Wales’ justice sector and deliver more efficient services... (Continue reading)

GPs could be £230,000 worse off as a result of pension changes


Changes to public sector pensions could mean that GPs pay £230,000 more over the course of their careers and get... (Continue reading)

Private finance initiatives a costly ‘drug’ to taxpayer, MPs tell chancellor


George Osborne must wean the Treasury off the “drug” of the private finance initiative (PFI), which offers poor value for... (Continue reading)

RAF to get 14 Chinooks in £1bn deal

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The government has ordered 14 new Chinook helicopters from Boeing at a cost of £1bn, it has been announced. The... (Continue reading)

LGA supports lane rental schemes

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The Local Government Association (LGA) has responded to Department for Transport plans to allow councils to charge lane rental fees... (Continue reading)

Shapps urges Liverpool stadium decision

Housing Minister Grant Shapps has written to officials at Liverpool FC urging them to make a decision on future stadium... (Continue reading)

Maude unveils lottery fund consultation


The Government has launched a new consultation on proposed policy directions for the Big Lottery Fund. The consultation invites views... (Continue reading)

Pickles details riot recovery package

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Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has written to the leaders of the local authorities and fire authorities affected by this month’s... (Continue reading)

DfT to launch ‘lane rental’ scheme

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According to media reports, the Department for Transport is planning on launching a ‘lane rental’ scheme for utility companies to... (Continue reading)