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KREM.com Spokane
Cell phone records sought in Spokane Valley homicideSPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. – The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is in the process o
Cell phone records sought in Spokane Valley homicide
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. – The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is in the process of executing a search warrant to obtain digital records and call logs in relation to a homicide that happened in Spokane Valley in January. The warrant comes after the... Read more
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walesonline
Call for companies to pledge to use home-sourced steelParts of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon and a £250m partnership with Welsh Water
Call for companies to pledge to use home-sourced steel
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Parts of the Swansea Bay tidal lagoon and a £250m partnership with Welsh Water – just two of the multi-million pound infrastructure projects in Wales where there is no guarantee British steel is being used. Now the construction firms behind such... Read more
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Accountancy Age
Big Four among most frequent providers of hospitality to senior civil servantsGOVERNMENT officials accepted 7,980 forms of hospitality last year, with Big Fo
Big Four among most frequent providers of hospitality to senior civil servants
Accountancy Age / Posted 3 days ago
GOVERNMENT officials accepted 7,980 forms of hospitality last year, with Big Four firms among the most frequent providers of hospitality to senior civil servants, a National Audit Office report has found. The NAO report, which recommends that rules... Read more
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heraldscotland
Citizens Advice Scotland CEO was suspended amid finance rowCAS is the umbrella body for the 61 member bureaux that provide advice services
Citizens Advice Scotland CEO was suspended amid finance row
heraldscotland / Posted 3 days ago
CAS is the umbrella body for the 61 member bureaux that provide advice services to over 300,000 people every year. A sizeable chunk of public funding comes from the UK Government’s Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (DBIS), which... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
£8.1bn fall in exports marks highest trade gap level in five years In 2015 Britain's trade gap grew to its highest level in five years Britain'
£8.1bn fall in exports marks highest trade gap level in five years
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
In 2015 Britain's trade gap grew to its highest level in five years Britain's trade gap grew to its highest level since 2010 last year as the UK saw an £8.1 billion plunge in the... Read more
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International Business Times
Westminster faces travel chaos as 5,000 Unite black cab drivers stage anti-Uber protest More than 5,000 taxi drivers are expected to descend on Whitehall on 10 Februar
Westminster faces travel chaos as 5,000 Unite black cab drivers stage anti-Uber protest
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
More than 5,000 taxi drivers are expected to descend on Whitehall on 10 February in a protest over popular private hire app Uber and "passenger safety". The Unite members have accused the government of a "race to the bottom" over the rules and... Read more
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express
How to live an A-List lifestyle – become a civil servant: Major perks handed to Gov staff FOOTBALL tickets, tours of the Harry Potter studios and tables at some of Lon
How to live an A-List lifestyle – become a civil servant: Major perks handed to Gov staff
express / Posted 4 days ago
FOOTBALL tickets, tours of the Harry Potter studios and tables at some of London’s poshest restaurants - these are just some of the perks given to Whitehall... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Civil servants criticised for accepting freebies, taking their families to the FA Cup Final and Chelsea Flower ShowThe NAO found the officials at three departments at the Department for Business
Civil servants criticised for accepting freebies, taking their families to the FA Cup Final and Chelsea Flower Show
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
The NAO found the officials at three departments at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills, HM Revenue and Customs and the the Ministry of Defence (MoD) had accepted around £150,000 of perks during 2014/15. Officials were treated to... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
Kingston Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
Oxford Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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Bury Times
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
Bury Times / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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Gazette
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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Harrow Times
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records showWimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gi
Sports tickets and film premieres among perks for public officials, records show
Harrow Times / Posted 4 days ago
Wimbledon tickets, iPads and bottles of Champagne are among the thousands of gifts public officials have been showered with by businesses and institutions, an investigation by the spending watchdog has found. Civil servants have been treated to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Grocer is green but unions see redNew Seasons, the Portland-based small-format grocer that emphasizes regional, o
Grocer is green but unions see red
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
New Seasons, the Portland-based small-format grocer that emphasizes regional, organic food, hasn’t even opened its first store in the Seattle area and already there’s opposition. In a recent letter to the Sound Transit board, several labor and... Read more
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Christian Today
Sunday trading back on the cards despite strong oppositionPlans to liberalise Sunday trading laws are back on the cards although the gove
Sunday trading back on the cards despite strong opposition
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
Plans to liberalise Sunday trading laws are back on the cards although the government is yet to publish the results of a public consultation. The business secretary Sajid Javid re-announced the proposals today after the Enterprise Bill had already... Read more
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Spalding Today
We’re taking on the supermarket bulliesThe dominance of the major supermarkets has been at the expense of local shops
We’re taking on the supermarket bullies
Spalding Today / Posted 11 days ago
The dominance of the major supermarkets has been at the expense of local shops and local economies, with an estimated 90% of the money spent in supermarket stores leaving their areas. Perhaps worst of all, these corporate giants have made many towns... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham colleges welcome plans to see them merge in radical shake-upTwo colleges set to merge under major plans to shake-up further education in Bi
Birmingham colleges welcome plans to see them merge in radical shake-up
birminghammail / Posted 11 days ago
Two colleges set to merge under major plans to shake-up further education in Birmingham have welcomed the proposals. Chiefs at Bournville College and South & City College have said that by joining forces they would create one “excellent” institution... Read more
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birminghammail
Three Birmingham colleges could merge under major plans to slash fundingThree colleges in Birmingham could merge as part of a raft of recommendations b
Three Birmingham colleges could merge under major plans to slash funding
birminghammail / Posted 14 days ago
Three colleges in Birmingham could merge as part of a raft of recommendations by the Government in a bid to slash further education spending in the city. The recommendations, yet to be made public but leaked to the Birmingham Mail, will impact... Read more
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chroniclelive
Northern Powerhouse minister accused of 'contempt for the north' as she hints MORE jobs could moveThe Business Minister claimed the government had to “streamline” the Department
Northern Powerhouse minister accused of 'contempt for the north' as she hints MORE jobs could move
chroniclelive / Posted 14 days ago
The Business Minister claimed the government had to “streamline” the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) to save cash. Ms Soubry told MPs she will cut the number of BIS office locations from 80 to around seven, “supported by a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Tories accused of "contempt for the north" as MORE Powerhouse jobs face a moveA Northern Powerhouse minister has been accused of "contempt for the north" as
Tories accused of "contempt for the north" as MORE Powerhouse jobs face a move
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
A Northern Powerhouse minister has been accused of "contempt for the north" as she appeared to say even MORE jobs could be moved to southern England. Ms Soubry hit back today, saying the government needed to "streamline" the Department for Business,... Read more
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Gazette
Chancellor George Osborne unveils £37 million for wing facility at Airbus in FiltonCHANCELLOR of the Exchequer George Osborne visited the Airbus site in Filton ye
Chancellor George Osborne unveils £37 million for wing facility at Airbus in Filton
Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
CHANCELLOR of the Exchequer George Osborne visited the Airbus site in Filton yesterday to announce a £37 million investment into the aircraft manufacturer. Mr Osborne joined Airbus chief operating officer Tom Williams CBE in unveiling plans for a... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Storm over David Cameron's £3m rescue package for LakesPRIME minister David Cameron visited the Lakes today as he unveiled a £3m packa
Storm over David Cameron's £3m rescue package for Lakes
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 15 days ago
PRIME minister David Cameron visited the Lakes today as he unveiled a £3m package of measures to promote tourism across the area. The plan will see £2m spent on repairing footpaths and stone walls on the fellsides of the Lake District as well as a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Northern Powerhouse dept to close Sheffield office and move 247 jobs to LondonAnd a dozen more regional offices of the Department for Business Innovation and
Northern Powerhouse dept to close Sheffield office and move 247 jobs to London
Daily Mirror / Posted 15 days ago
And a dozen more regional offices of the Department for Business Innovation and Skills - including six in the North of England - are at risk of closure as the department moves to centralise policy staff. Sheffield MP Nick Clegg condemned the move,... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
David Cameron to visit Cumbria todayPrime Minister David Cameron is due in Cumbria today, as the Government announc
David Cameron to visit Cumbria today
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 16 days ago
Prime Minister David Cameron is due in Cumbria today, as the Government announces a multi-million pound support package to boost tourism in the county. The proposals include £2 million towards fixing bridges, rebuilding walls and restoring footpaths... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
PM's promise to rebuild flood-hit Cumbria "inadequate" - Lakes MP and council leaderA LAKES MP and the leader of the county council have criticised the Prime Minis
PM's promise to rebuild flood-hit Cumbria "inadequate" - Lakes MP and council leader
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A LAKES MP and the leader of the county council have criticised the Prime Minister who has today set aside millions of pounds to repair flood-damaged roads and infrastructure in Cumbria. David Cameron's announcement comes ahead of a visit to Cumbria... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
PM's promise to rebuild flood-hit Cumbria "woefully inadequate" - Lakes MPA LAKES MP has criticised the Prime Minister who has today set aside millions o
PM's promise to rebuild flood-hit Cumbria "woefully inadequate" - Lakes MP
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
A LAKES MP has criticised the Prime Minister who has today set aside millions of pounds to repair flood-damaged roads and infrastructure in Cumbria. David Cameron's announcement comes ahead of a visit to Cumbria and Lancashire, where the Prime... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
PM in Cumbria today as he sets aside millions to repair county's flood-damaged roadsMILLIONS of pounds has been set aside to repair flood-damaged roads and infrast
PM in Cumbria today as he sets aside millions to repair county's flood-damaged roads
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
MILLIONS of pounds has been set aside to repair flood-damaged roads and infrastructure in Cumbria, the Prime Minister has today announced. The announcement comes ahead of a visit to Cumbria and Lancashire, where the Prime Minister will witness first... Read more
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The News and Star
David Cameron to visit Cumbria todayThe Prime Minister is due in Cumbria today, as the government announces a multi
David Cameron to visit Cumbria today
The News and Star / Posted 16 days ago
The Prime Minister is due in Cumbria today, as the government announces a multi-million pound support package to boost tourism in the county. The proposals include £2m towards fixing bridges, rebuilding walls and restoring footpaths across the... Read more
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walesonline
The first shot has been fired in an epic battle about who runs WalesLabour, Plaid Cymru and Liberal Democrat Assembly Members left the UK Governmen
The first shot has been fired in an epic battle about who runs Wales
walesonline / Posted 16 days ago
Labour, Plaid Cymru and Liberal Democrat Assembly Members left the UK Government in no doubt about what they thought of its plans to overhaul trade union law. They voted to reject the Conservative plans to impose new thresholds that unions must meet... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
TV star ‘paid 13-old for sex’Doug Richard paid 13-year-old for sex after meeting on sugar daddy site | Daily
TV star ‘paid 13-old for sex’
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
Doug Richard paid 13-year-old for sex after meeting on sugar daddy site | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website The former Dragons Den star is accused of three... Read more
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The Courier Mail
TV star ‘paid 13-old for sex’The former Dragons Den star is accused of three counts of sexual activity with
TV star ‘paid 13-old for sex’
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
The former Dragons Den star is accused of three counts of sexual activity with a child and one count of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity. A FORMER Dragons’ Den star paid a 13-year-old girl hundreds of pounds for a grotesque sex session... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dragon’s Den star Doug Richard 'spanked girl, 13, he met online'A former Dragon’s Den star spanked a 13-year-old girl he met on a “Sugar Daddy”
Dragon’s Den star Doug Richard 'spanked girl, 13, he met online'
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
A former Dragon’s Den star spanked a 13-year-old girl he met on a “Sugar Daddy” website, the Old Bailey heard today. Doug Richard, 57, paid for an apartment in the City for the schoolgirl and her 15-year-old friend, the jury was told. He paid £480... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Ex Dragon's Den star arrives at court accused of paying girl, aged 13, for sexA former Dragons' Den star has arrived at court accused of paying a 13-year-old
Ex Dragon's Den star arrives at court accused of paying girl, aged 13, for sex
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
A former Dragons' Den star has arrived at court accused of paying a 13-year-old girl for sex after meeting her on a sugar daddy website. Doug Richard, 57, allegedly spanked the girl's bottom and engaged in other sexual activity after she travelled... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Ex-Dragons' Den star Doug Richard to go on trial on child sex charges | Irish Examiner Monday, January 25, 2016 - 09:39 am A former Dragons’ Den
Ex-Dragons' Den star Doug Richard to go on trial on child sex charges
Irish Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
| Irish Examiner Monday, January 25, 2016 - 09:39 am A former Dragons’ Den star is due to go on trial... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Dragons' Den star Doug Richard to go on trial on child sex chargesA former Dragons’ Den star is due to go on trial accused of paying a 13-year-ol
Dragons' Den star Doug Richard to go on trial on child sex charges
Kingston Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
A former Dragons’ Den star is due to go on trial accused of paying a 13-year-old girl for sex after meeting her on a “Sugar Daddy” website. Doug Richard, 57, allegedly spanked the girl’s bottom and engaged in other sexual activity after she... Read more
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Evening Standard
Dragons’ Den star to face trial over child sex chargesFormer Dragons' Den star Doug Richard is to go on trial accused of paying a 13-
Dragons’ Den star to face trial over child sex charges
Evening Standard / Posted 19 days ago
Former Dragons' Den star Doug Richard is to go on trial accused of paying a 13-year-old girl for sex after meeting her on a "Sugar Daddy" website. The 57-year-old allegedly spanked the girl's bottom and engaged in other sexual activity after she... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Millionaire Dragons' Den star to stand trial on sex offences todayDoug Richard, 57, allegedly spanked the girl's bottom and engaged in other sexu
Millionaire Dragons' Den star to stand trial on sex offences today
Daily Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
Doug Richard, 57, allegedly spanked the girl's bottom and engaged in other sexual activity after she travelled to London to meet him. The former adviser to Prime Minister David Cameron is charged with three counts of sexual activity with a child,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3% workforce quota The proposals would require larger public bodies to ensure a minimum of 2.3%
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3% workforce quota
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
The proposals would require larger public bodies to ensure a minimum of 2.3% of their workforce is made up of apprentices New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Croydon Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Kingston Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Bury Times
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Bury Times / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quotaNew proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in
Apprentices plan requires public bodies to enforce 2.3 workforce quota
Streatham Guardian / Posted 19 days ago
New proposals to ensure apprentices make up more than 2.3% of the workforce in public bodies in England, have been announced by the Government. A consultation is being launched on plans to make public sector employers take on more apprentices, the... Read more
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