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24 free schools open as Clegg insists ‘Not For Profit’

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According to reports, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is set to back the Education Secretary Michael Gove’s ‘free schools’ policy,... (Continue reading)

RSN study urges review into rural funding gap


Rural England pays higher council tax and receives less government funding compared with urban communities, a study by the Rural... (Continue reading)

Over £500m wasted in four years – Policy Exchange


A new report from the Policy Exchange says that police forces across England and Wales have wasted over half a... (Continue reading)

Guidance published on how to protect disproportionate cuts


Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has published a guidance aimed at local authorities on how to protect voluntary and community groups... (Continue reading)

Government’s green stimulation an ‘illusion’


A new report published by the Global Warming Policy Foundation has called into question the Government’s claim that green policies... (Continue reading)

NHS Shetland 100th in Scotland Mapping Agreement

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NHS Shetland has become the 100th member to take part in Ordinance Survey’s One Scotland Mapping Agreement (OSMA). OSMA launched... (Continue reading)

TfL urges businesses to plan for games

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Transport for London (TfL) and London 2012 have come together to urge businesses to take advantage of free help and... (Continue reading)

Bolton Council picks BAM for school build


Bolton Council has appointed BAM Construction as its preferred partner for building work on its £11.7m Kearsley Academy. Beating off... (Continue reading)

Institute publishes prospects for UK economy

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The National Institute of Economic and Social Research has published its review of the current state of the UK economy,... (Continue reading)