TGS


The Government Says...

it's now impossible to bury bad news.

01 July

Notice: B66 2LF, Sims Group UK Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Sims Group UK...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:36, 1 July
Notice: SO40 4BD, Veolia ES (UK) Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Veolia ES (UK...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:36, 1 July
Guidance: Ofqual programme of events

Updated: Updated to reflect commitments for week commencing 11 July 2016.

Week commencing: 4 July Monday 4 July

Nil

Tuesday 5 July

Lucy Rimmington, Senior Manager, Strategic Relationships, speaking...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:36, 1 July
Guidance: Whole of Government Accounts 2015 to 2016: guidance for preparers

Updated: Amended to include attachment with up to date data collection tool for Welsh Government.

This page contains detailed guidance for English local authorities, central government bodies and public...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Transparency data: Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre expenditure: May 2016

Spending over £250 for the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Transparency data: DfE monthly workforce management information: 2016 to 2017

Updated: Added May 2016 data.

Details about employee numbers and payroll costs for permanent staff and contractors.

The DfE group includes:

Department for Education (DfE) Education Funding...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Notice: Financial notice to improve: Manchester Creative Studio

This letter and its annex serve as a written notice to improve financial management, control and governance at Manchester Creative Studio.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Notice: Financial notice to improve: Otley Prince Henry’s Academy Trust

This letter and its annex serve as a written notice to improve financial management, control and governance at Otley Prince Henry’s Academy Trust.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Correspondence: Intelligent Transparency and My NHS

Professor John Newton, Interim Chair of the National Information Board (NIB), wrote to the Health Secretary highlighting the NIB’s commitment to embedding transparency in the health and care system on data and...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Guidance: Early removal scheme for foreign offenders

Updated: Updated guidance.

UK Visas and Immigration guidance about its early removal scheme (ERS) for foreign offenders.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Form: Import and export: Inward Processing bill of discharge (BOD3)

Updated: An online forms service is now available.

To complete the form you’ll need:

your Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) reference number. This begins with 2 letters and...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Guidance: Peru – Consular Fees

Updated: A full list of Consular fees at the British Embassy in Lima. Updated July 2016

A full list of Consular fees at the British Embassy in Lima.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
Form: Import and export: application for approved exporter status (C1454)

Updated: An online forms service is now available.

Exporters in the UK who frequently export goods direct from other Member States, but want to issue invoice declarations in the UK for them, should apply...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:35, 1 July
FOI release: Roadside litter on the strategic road network FOI

A request was made under the Freedom of Information Act for information relating to the number of bags of litter collected on the strategic road network from 2013/14 to 2015/16.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 1 July
Form: Import and export: End-Use bill of discharge (BOD4)

Updated: An online forms service is now available.

To complete the form you’ll need:

your Economic Operator Registration and Identification (EORI) reference number. This begins with 2 letters...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 1 July
Guidance: SMI ID 3: Identification of Listeria species, and other non sporing Gram positive rods, except Corynebacterium

Updated: Added issued document, version ID 3i3.2.

Issued

The last full scientific review of this document was completed on 18 June 2014.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 1 July
Guidance: Infant feeding: commissioning services

There is overwhelming evidence that proves breastfeeding provides substantial health benefits for mothers and babies which are experienced well beyond the period of breastfeeding itself. However, England has ...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 1 July
Transparency data: GCA top 5 issues June 2016

The GCA has had a range of issues referred to it. Applying the prioritisation principles and in keeping with the collaborative approach the GCA identifies on an iterative basis five key areas to focus on where...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Form: Income Tax: claim for repayment of tax deducted from savings and investments (R40)

Updated: An online forms service is now available.

To claim a repayment if you think you’ve paid too much tax on your savings, you can either:

use the online form service (sign in to, or set up ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Form: Income Tax: expat tax claim (R38 (Expat))

Updated: An online forms service is now available.

If you’re a foreign national assigned to the UK, and you’ve paid too much tax and want to claim back the overpayment, you can either:

use the online...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Form: Air carriers: MOU to transport assistance dogs with their owners

Updated: Removed guidance notes.

Before you fill in this memorandum of understanding (MOU) read the guidance on transporting assistance dogs by air to check if you must carry assistance dogs with...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Form: Air carriers: pet travel required method of operation (RMOP)

Before you fill in this form read the guidance on transporting pets and assistance dogs by air, to check if you must get approval from the Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA).

You must fill in...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Guidance: Marking scheme for OISC competence assessments

Updated: Guidance updated.

This document gives details of how OISC assessments are graded by examiners. It includes sections on:

level 1 assessments level 2 and 3 assessments the grading of ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Guidance: OISC competence assessment tips

Updated: Guidance updated.

This publication provides tips on sitting the Office of the Immigration Services Commissioner (the OISC) competence assessments. It includes sections on:

the OISC exam...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Corporate report: UKGI Framework Document

This framework includes background to the formation of UKGI, its purpose and objectives, and the methods by which it will be governed and held accountable for its activities.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Guidance: OISC competence assessment process

Updated: Guidance updated.

This publication provides information to applicant advisers about being invited to the OISC competence assessment, the process of the assessment and the results.

The OISC...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Guidance: Subject knowledge enhancement (SKE): course providers

Updated: Directory and providers overview updated.

You can use this course directory to search for existing providers of subject knowledge enhancement (SKE) courses. School Direct lead schools and initial...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Guidance: How to apply for a Covenant Fund grant

Updated: Removed 'About Priority 3: improving covenant delivery’ document and added 'Covenant Fund 2016 priority 3: strengthening local government delivery of the covenant application guidance’. Added 'Covenant...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 1 July
Notice: LA23 1BN, Lakeland Arts: environmental permit application advertisement

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Guidance: Accreditation of GCSEs, AS & A levels for teaching from 2017

Updated: Update to the accreditation table for GCSE Economics, GCSE Astronomy and GCSE Geology.

The timetable shows the dates by which exam boards have to send their specifications to Ofqual for consideration...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Notice: Current registered providers of social housing

Updated: Updated registered providers list for July 2016 and deregistrations for June.

As regulator, we maintain a statutory register of social housing providers (the register) which lists private providers...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Notice: L21 1LA, The Mersey Docks and Harbour Company Limited: environmental permit application advertisement

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Notice: HR9 7SD, Appleyard (Linton) Management Company 2012 Limited: environmental permit application advertisement

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Guidance: Unaccompanied asylum seeking children and leaving care: funding instructions

Updated: Updated 'UASC funding instructions to local authorities'.

These funding instructions set out the conditions under which local authorities may claim reimbursement of costs for supporting and caring...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Guidance: Accreditation of GCSEs, AS & A levels for teaching from 2016

Updated: Accreditation table updated to display changes as of 1 July 2016 (WJEC French: A level, German: A level, Spanish: A level - 7th submission received 1 July 2016).

This document shows which specifications...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Transparency data: Meet the Code Compliance Officer from Wm Morrison Supermarkets

‘News from the Adjudicator - Edition 8’ quarterly newsletter features Steven Butts, Code Compliance Officer for Wm Morrison Supermarkets Plc.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 1 July
Guidance: Cabinet Office controls

Updated: Amended table 1.2.

The Cabinet Office controls, along with long-term structural reform programmes, are a core component of the work to reduce wasteful expenditure and help reduce the fiscal deficit...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
Transparency data: New board members appointed to CoRWM

Following a recent appointments process, thirteen members have been appointed to CoRWM. The appointments are for a two/four year period from 1 July and 1 Dec 2016.

The appointments were made by the Minister...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
Horticultural firm fined over multiple safety failings
William Sinclair Horticulture Limited, has been fined over two separate incidents that occurred at their Ellesmere Port and Lincoln sites. The incident at Ellesmere Port resulted in serious injuries to a worker ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
Worker killed after fall through roof
Two companies based in Northamptonshire have been fined after a worker died following a fall through a roof.
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
North Devon engineer undertook false gas safety checks
A gas engineer undertook gaswork despite his registration with Gas Safe Register (GSR) lapsing and produced false documents claiming the work had been completed by a member of Gas Safe Register.
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
Healthcare company fined after death of elderly resident
A care home company based in Middlesex has been fined after an elderly resident of a Surrey home died from scalding injuries.
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:31, 1 July
Press release: PM holds talks with President Hollande: 1 July 2016

A Downing Street spokesperson said:

The Prime Minister held talks with President Hollande in the margins of the Somme centenary commemoration event in France today.

They agreed the bilateral...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: Government launches National Transfer Scheme for migrant children

The Home Office and Department for Education have today (1 July) launched a new voluntary transfer arrangement between local authorities for the care of unaccompanied children who arrive in the UK and claim asylum...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Speech: Making health data work better

We talk a lot about data: where to find it, how robust it is, and how much better it could be. Sometimes, though, in our quest for perfection we can overlook the potential of the data we already have.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Press release: Planned roadworks in Central Southern England: weekly summary for Monday 4 to Sunday 10 July 2016

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 01 July but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our improvement...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: Mandie Campbell to leave Civil Service

Mandie Campbell, Director General of Immigration Enforcement, is leaving the Home Office to take up a new role as CEO of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsman (PHSO). Mandie will join PHSO from 1 October...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: Animal medicines seizure: UK Border Force

UK Border Force at International Logistic Centre, Langley, Berkshire stopped a shipment which was then subsequently seized.

This shipment contained 88 parcels addressed to premises in the UK. The parcels...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: CCS shortlisted for Inclusive Procurement Award

CCS has been shortlisted for the Inclusive Procurement Award from Minority Supplier Development United Kingdom (MSDUK), one of the UK’s leading organisations for driving inclusive procurement.

The award...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: EU referendum result: Department for Education update

The work of the Department for Education lies at the heart of the government’s drive to extend opportunity and deliver real social justice. Our goal is to provide world-class education and care that allows every...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Press release: Planned road works in the North West: summary for Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July 2016

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of Friday 1 July, and could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Press release: Planned roadworks in the East of England: weekly summary for Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July 2016

The following information summarises the work being carried out this coming week. It is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
News story: £1.8 million pledged to remember British war heroes, Chancellor announces

George Osborne has pledged £1.8 million towards remembering Britain’s war heroes, during a visit to Manchester to attend the Battle of the Somme Centenary.

The Chancellor confirmed the Commonwealth...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Press release: Planned roadworks in and around the M25: weekly summary for Monday 4 to Sunday 10 July

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of 1 July 2016 but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All our...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Press release: New way of working for Highways England goes live today in the East Midlands

Highways England has gone live with its new asset-led delivery model in the East Midlands today (1 July) – bringing key asset management capability in-house for the first time in a brand new way of working. Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July

Press release: Planned roadworks in Devon and Cornwall: weekly summary for Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July 2016

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:30, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: sawmills

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the sawmills sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the sawmills sector (CONF).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:37, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: chemicals

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the chemicals sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the chemicals sector (CIA).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: metalforming

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the metalforming sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the metalforming sector (CBM).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: printing

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the printing sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the printing sector (BPIF).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Form: Rent, lease or ownership details form

Updated: Reviewed as part of the release of the Rent and Lease Details online form.

This information submitted in this form is used to ensure the assessment of rateable value on a non-domestic property ...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: plastics

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the plastics sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the plastics sector (BPF).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: poultry meat rearing

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the poultry meat rearing sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the poultry meat rearing sector...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Research and analysis: Local reference rents, listed by BRMA and property size (June 2016)

For releases prior to October 2014 see the National Archives website.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: brewing

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the brewing sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the brewing sector (BLRA).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: aircraft maintenance fitter/technician - fixed and rotary wing (approved for delivery)

Updated: Assessment plan published.

This document is relevant to:

those looking to apply for an apprenticeship employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:36, 1 July
Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: aircraft maintenance certifying engineer (approved for delivery)

Updated: Assessment plan published.

This document is relevant to:

those looking to apply for an apprenticeship employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: airworthiness planning, quality and safety technician (approved for delivery)

Updated: Assessment plan published.

This document is relevant to:

those looking to apply for an apprenticeship employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with ...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: textiles energy intensive

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the textiles energy intensive sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the textiles energy intensive...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: agricultural supply

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the agricultural supply sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the agricultural supply sector (...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: aluminium

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the aluminium sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the aluminium sector (AFED).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Notice: Reduced rate certificate: textiles

Updated: This is the latest version of the reduced rate certificate for the textiles sector.

Details of facilities covered by the climate change agreement for the textiles sector (BATC).

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Guidance: Jamaica and Bahamas - Consular Fees

Updated: updated with July fees

Fees are non-refundable, subject to change and an official receipt must be given for all fees.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Guidance: Travel with assistance dogs: transport companies and routes

Updated: Updated the Continental Airline and United Airlines entry as they have merged.

You must follow pet travel rules if you enter or return to the UK with your assistance dog.

These transport...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Guidance: Pet travel: approved air, sea and rail carriers and routes

Updated: Updated the charter airline entries for Time air and vistajet.

You can only use these carriers and routes approved by the Animal and Plant Health Agency to bring your pet to England or Scotland...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Policy paper: Eastern England VAPC strategy 2016 to 2018

This document outlines the strategy for eastern England VAPC over the next 2 years and actions to be taken to achieve these objectives.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 1 July
Guidance: Skills Funding Agency: common funding rules

Updated: We have now published version 3 of the Skills Funding Agency: common funding rules 2016 to 2017.

The rules apply to all providers of education and training who receive funding from the Skills Funding...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: Adult education budget funding rules

Updated: We have now published version 3 of the adult education budget funding rules 2016 to 2017.

The adult education budget (AEB) combines all SFA participation and support funding that is not European...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: Apprenticeship framework funding rules

Updated: We have now published version 3 of the apprenticeship framework funding rules 2016 to 2017.

This document sets out the additional funding rules for apprenticeship frameworks. You should read it...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: Advanced learner loans funding rules

Updated: We have now published version 3 of the advanced learner loans funding rules 2016 to 2017.

This document sets out the advanced learner loans funding rules for the 2016 to 2017 funding year (1 August...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: Apprenticeships: common funding rules

Updated: We have now published version 3 of the apprenticeships: common funding rules 2016 to 2017.

The rules apply to all providers of education and training who receive apprenticeship funding from the...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Form: Advanced learner loans facility: change request form

Updated: Added the 2016 to 2017 change request form.

2015 to 2016

The Operational Performance Management Rules describe the process to request an increase to your advanced learner loan facility ...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: SFA performance management rules

Updated: Added link to the funding rules 2016 to 2017 page which now includes performance management rules for 2016 to 2017.

These rules apply to all providers of education and training who receive funding...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:34, 1 July
Guidance: SFA funding rules 2016 to 2017: summary of changes

Updated: We have now published Version 3 of the Funding Rules 2016 to 2017.

You can see the main changes from the funding year 2015 to 2016 in the summary of changes document.

It is not an exhaustive...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:33, 1 July
Policy paper: Oxford: reducing flood risk

Updated: A link to YouTube has been added.

This page explains the plans to reduce flood risk to people and properties in Oxford.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:33, 1 July
Guidance: High Speed Rail in the Burton Green & Kingsbury Area: Promoter Exhibits for the House of Lords Select Committee

These documents hold Information presented to petitioners ahead of the House of Lords Select Committee hearings. They provide summaries on numerous aspects of the project in the Burton Green & Kingsbury area...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:32, 1 July
Decision: Galloper wind farm – Variation 3

On 24 May 2013, the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change granted a development consent order (DCO) for Galloper wind farm. The pre-application, examination and DCO documents can be found on the Planning...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:32, 1 July
FOI release: Non-domestic rating: Stock of properties by RV band and rateable properties for Cumbria on the 2010 Rating List

These statistics have been prepared in response to an external request for the stock of properties in Cumbria split by rateable properties and Rateable Value Band on the 2010 rating list.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:32, 1 July
Notice: Innovate UK: Open funding competition

Updated: Added link to categories of research definitions.

Innovate UK is to invest up to £15 million in innovative R&D projects. These projects are designed to help businesses develop new...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:32, 1 July
Guidance: Biometric residence permits: overseas applicant and sponsor information

Updated: Deletion of biometric residence permit: international rollout schedule guidance.

This leaflet contains information for overseas applicants and sponsors. It explains what a biometric residence ...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:31, 1 July
Guidance: Intellectual Property Office: how to pay us

Updated: Exchange rate £1= 1.3105 Swiss Francs as of 1 July 2016.

All Intellectual Property Office fee bearing forms should be accompanied with a supporting fee sheet.

The following...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:31, 1 July
Notice: B66 2LF, Sims Group UK Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Sims Group UK...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:31, 1 July
Notice: SO40 4BD, Veolia ES (UK) Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Veolia ES (UK...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:31, 1 July
News story: Changes to insolvency fees

In 2014, the Insolvency Service agreed with officials at HM Treasury that they would carry out a review of its funding regime with a view to designing a new, more resilient, transparent fee structure that would...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
Press release: New National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) trustees appointed

Tomas Carruthers, the Chief Executive for the Social Stock Exchange and Ron Jarman, senior member of Proxima’s Consulting practice, will take up their positions on the board today, 1 July 2016.

Minister...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
News story: Changes to Official Receiver's Fees

In 2014, The Insolvency Service agreed with Ministers at the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills and with HM Treasury (HMT) that it would carry out a full review of its funding, including that of the...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
Press release: Planned road-works in Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, BANES, Wiltshire, West Dorset and Devon: weekly summary for Monday 4 July to Sunday 10 July 2016

The following summary of planned new and ongoing road improvements over the coming week is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. All...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
News story: Commemorating a century of Muslim military service

The event blended the breaking of the fast at the end of the day during the Muslim festival of Ramadan with the commemoration of the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.

Tribute was paid to the 400,000...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
Press release: High House Farm Ltd of Dorchester fined for polluting stream twice

A Dorset farm company has been ordered to pay almost £12,000 in fines and costs for polluting the same stream twice – first with slurry and then silage. The spills occurred within five months of each...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July
Press release: 'Fake name' fisherman tracked down by bailiff for fishing in Somerton without rod licence

Angler Darryl Bushen didn’t hang around after he was caught fishing at a Somerset lake without a rod licence.

The flighty fisherman was approached by an Environment Agency bailiff at the Viaduct Fishery...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:30, 1 July