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13 February 2013

Liz Nicholl praises Andy Hunt for his contribution to London 2012 success
seen at 22:30, 13 February in UK Sport (Our copy).
Liz Nicholl comments on Andy Hunt's resignation as Chief Executive of the British Olympic Association
The Duchess of Cornwall tours the Garden Museum
seen at 20:30, 13 February in (Our copy).
The Duchess tours the Garden Museum
Yorkshire Dales National Park - National Park Authority boost to superfast broadband scheme
seen at 20:30, 13 February in National Parks News (Our copy).
Superfast broadband for Garsdale and Dentdale is one step nearer thanks to a grant from the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA).
Yorkshire Dales National Park - National Park Authority agrees to lift housing restriction
seen at 20:30, 13 February in National Parks News (Our copy).
Planning Committee Members at the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority (YDNPA) yesterday (12 February) agreed to lift a 23-year-old restriction on two homes in Hawkswick, near Kettlewell.
New Heights Community Project win Big Society Award
seen at 18:30, 13 February in Number 10 » News Stories (Our copy).

A Birmingham charity which grew from a small volunteer group to a £1.6 million project to build a community centre in Kingstanding is the latest winner of the Prime Minister’s Big Society Award.

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Policy paper: National exemption order scheme
seen at 18:30, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Under current law, the Minister for the Cabinet Office is responsible for the national exemption order scheme for house-to-house collections.

Organisations can generally obtain national exemption orders...

International Olympic Committee shortlists Glasgow in the race to host 2018 Youth Olympic Games
seen at 18:30, 13 February in UK Sport (Our copy).
UK Sport has welcomed today's decision by the IOC to shortlist Glasgow in the race to host the 2018 Youth Olympic Games
Guidance: Safety alerts 2013
seen at 16:30, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Updated: New Safety alert added

Extant safety alerts issued in 2013.

Guidance: Policy instructions 2013
seen at 16:30, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Updated: Updated summary

These are used to promulgate changes to MOD estate related strategic statements, Practitioner guides and JSPs.

PI 01/13 supersedes PI 05/2002

This month’s Grants for the arts success stories
seen at 16:30, 13 February in http://www.artscouncil.org.uk Latest entries (Our copy).
This month’s Grants for the arts success stories
Fighting Chance's Sansum lands gold in Sweden
seen at 16:30, 13 February in UK Sport (Our copy).
Former kickboxing world champion & Fighting Chance graduate Damon Sansum claimed his first title of 2013 at the Trelloborg Open
Spring is in the air at The Moors National Park Centre
seen at 16:30, 13 February in National Parks News (Our copy).
Children can get involved in a range of events that herald the start of spring at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby this half term.
Corby paper firm fined for worker’s death
seen at 16:30, 13 February in HSE RSS feeds (Our copy).

A Corby paper manufacturer has been fined for safety failings after a worker was killed when racking collapsed and heavy boxes landed on top of her.

Alleged loan shark stripped of assets
seen at 16:30, 13 February in National Crime Agency - Home (Our copy).

Alleged loan shark loses criminal assets

 

Prime Minister welcomes Glasgow 2018 Youth Olympic Games shortlisting
seen at 14:30, 13 February in Number 10 » News Stories (Our copy).

Glasgow’s bid for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games has today been selected for the final shortlist. Prime Minister David Cameron, who visited Glasgow last year to support the bid, welcomed the news.

Guidance: Climate Change Agreements: Technical Guidance
seen at 14:30, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

This document contains all of the detail referred to as ‘technical guidance’ in Schedule 1 of Climate Change Agreements for the new CCA scheme.

FOI release: EIR 13/0099 Carbon Saving Statistics for Sheffield
seen at 14:30, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Request for information on the delivery of Carbon Energy Saving Programme (CESP) measures in Sheffield and information about Green Deal assessments.

CryoSat-2 mission reveals major Arctic sea-ice loss
seen at 14:30, 13 February in NERC news (Our copy).
Arctic sea ice volume has declined by 36 per cent in the autumn and 9 per cent in the winter between 2003 and 2012, a UK-led team of scientists has discovered.
Triennial Review of the Research Councils
seen at 14:30, 13 February in Science and Technology Facilities Council News and Press Releases (Our copy).
STFC chief executive Professor John Womersley is this week conducting a series of briefings for our research communities on the current Triennial Review of the Research Councils. A copy of his slide presentation...
1.2 million support for local libraries and start-up businesses
seen at 14:30, 13 February in http://www.artscouncil.org.uk Latest entries (Our copy).
&pound;1.2 million support for local libraries and start-up businesses
Grants for the arts funding events for Black and minority ethnic artists and organisations
seen at 14:30, 13 February in http://www.artscouncil.org.uk Latest entries (Our copy).
Grants for the arts funding events for Black and minority ethnic artists and organisations
Latest ECAP recruits ask 'what is elite?' at first workshop of 2013
seen at 14:30, 13 February in UK Sport (Our copy).
The 12 coaches met at Burleigh Court in Loughborough for their first full workshop of the two-year development programme
Celebrating one year of the blog
seen at 14:30, 13 February in News Archives - The National Archives (Our copy).
Today marks one year since we launched our blog with a post from Chief Executive and Keeper, Oliver Morley. In his latest post, he discusses our reasons for blogging and asks what you would like...
Guidance: Defence Suppliers Forum: meeting minutes
seen at 11:31, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Minutes of the Defence Suppliers Forum and Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) Forum.

Corporate report: DECC Corporate Organogram
seen at 11:31, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

This PDF provides an overview of the top level structure and senior team leaders. It is updated regularly and can be printed

Statistical data set: Weekly solar PV installation and capacity based on registration date
seen at 11:31, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Updated: Updated to show installations and capacity installed up to 10 Feb 2013.

The statistics presented in the table below, show the number of sub 50kW solar photovoltaic installations and capacity installed...

Guidance: AFPS 2005: frequently asked questions
seen at 11:31, 13 February in Search (Our copy).

Updated: Document removed because it is being updated.

This publication is currently unavailable because it is being updated.

Twelve projects awarded Strategic touring grants
seen at 11:30, 13 February in http://www.artscouncil.org.uk Latest entries (Our copy).
Twelve projects awarded Strategic touring grants
Clydebank event to boost training to help apprentice tradespeople tackle hidden killer
seen at 11:30, 13 February in HSE RSS feeds (Our copy).

Apprentice tradespeople across Clydebank are set to benefit from a new e-learning package to help them better understand the risks from asbestos.

Construction firm fined for dangerous site
seen at 11:30, 13 February in HSE RSS feeds (Our copy).

A construction firm has been fined for exposing workers to risks of falling from height and other safety failings at a site in Newcastle city centre.

Manila & London launch more controls on pedophiles
seen at 11:30, 13 February in CEOP Newsfeed (Our copy).
Schools should teach internet safety
seen at 11:30, 13 February in CEOP Newsfeed (Our copy).
Norwich judge commends police after British army sergeant found guilty of grooming girl so she could meet him for sex
seen at 11:30, 13 February in CEOP Newsfeed (Our copy).
The Queen (on the application of) London Borough of Lewisham and others -v- Assessment and Qualifications Alliance and others
seen at 11:30, 13 February in Judicial Office: Home (Our copy).
High Court (Queen's Bench Division) Administrative Court judgment
12 projects awarded Strategic touring grants
seen at 10:30, 13 February in http://www.artscouncil.org.uk Latest entries (Our copy).
12 projects awarded Strategic touring grants
Lord Justice Goldring to act as coroner for Hillsborough inquests
seen at 10:30, 13 February in Judicial Office: Home (Our copy).
Judicial Office news release
Bristol police volunteers win Big Society Award
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Number 10 » News Stories (Our copy).

A support service helping to prevent doorstep crime against senior citizens has been named as the latest Big Society Award winner by Prime Minister David Cameron. The Bristol-based group, staffed by police, police...

Educational Maintenance Allowances Awarded in Wales - Update at end of January 2013
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Presents information on the number of Education Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) awarded to students aged 16, 17 and 18 in further education in Welsh schools and further education institutions.
Regional Economic Analysis - Changes in real earnings in the UK and London, 2002 to 2012
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
The article looks at how the average earnings of employees in London and the UK changed between 2002 and 2012, once adjusted to take account of inflation. It also looks at changes in the average income of self-employed...
International Comparisons of Productivity - 2011 - Final Estimates
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
An international comparison of productivity across the G7 nations, in terms of the level of and growth in GDP per hour and GDP per worker.
2011 Census Analysis - Method of Travel to Work in England and Wales
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
The story examines the key findings from the 2011 Census on method of travel to work in England and Wales for the working population. It also identifies changes in patterns of travel to work from 2001 to 2011, and...
Injury and poisoning mortality in England and Wales - 2011
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Presents annual data on deaths from injury and poisoning in England and Wales using a matrix of mechanism by intent developed by the International Collaborative Effort (ICE) on injury statistics.
Incidence of TB in Cattle, Great Britain - Data to November 2012
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Latest national statistics bringing together various sources of statistics relating to the incidence of TB in Cattle, Great Britain according to arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.
Damages Act 1996 (Lord McNally, Minister of State, Justice)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

The Ministry of Justice, the Scottish Government and the Department of Justice, Northern Ireland, have today jointly published a consultation paper Damages Act 1996: The Discount Rate-Review of the Legal Framework...

Ecofin (George Osborne, Chancellor of the Exchequer, HM Treasury)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

A meeting of the Economic and Financial Affairs Council will be held in Brussels on 12 February 2013. We expect the following items to be on the agenda and discussed:

Current legislative proposals

Afghanistan (Roulement) (Philip Hammond, Secretary of State, Transport)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

The next roulement of UK forces in Afghanistan is due to take place in April 2013. Around half of these units will form Taskforce Helmand under command of 1 Mechanised Brigade. The remainder will deploy within...

European Defence Agency Membership Review (Philip Hammond, Secretary of State, Transport)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

I am announcing today that following a review of our membership of the European Defence Agency (EDA), the UK will at the present time remain a member of the agency.

In 2010 the UK reviewed its membership...

Military Low Flying (2011-12) (Mark Francois, Government Whip, House of Commons)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

I have today placed in the Library of the House a document providing detailed statistics of the low-flying training that has taken place in the UK low-flying system for the training year 1 April 2011 to 31 March...

International Criminal Court (Victims Fund) (William Hague, Secretary of State, Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

I can announce today that the UK will contribute an additional £500,000 to the International Criminal Court’s (ICC) Trust Fund for Victims. This is in addition to two previous donations I announced...

London 2012 Games Security (Theresa May, Minister of State, Equalities Office)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) and G4S have today announced that they have reached a settlement following G4S’s failure to deliver in full the Olympic ...

The Damages Act 1996: The Discount Rate (Helen Grant)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

The Ministry of Justice, the Scottish Government and the Department of Justice, Northern Ireland have today jointly published a consultation paper “Damages Act 1996: The Discount Rate—Review of the...

Judgment in Wilson/Reilly Case (Mark Hoban, Financial Secretary, HM Treasury)
seen at 09:31, 13 February in Written Ministerial Statements (Our copy).

The Court of Appeal has today ruled that the Government’s back to work schemes do not breach article 4 of the European convention on human rights.

While the judgment supports the principle and policy...

LSB makes recommendation to Lord Chancellor
seen at 09:30, 13 February in LSB (Our copy).
(13 February 2013) LSB publishes final report on will-writing, estate administration and probate activities, including its recommendations to the Lord Chancellor
Census reveals details of how we travel to work in England and Wales
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
Further information on method of travel to work from 2011 Census including comparisons to 2001.
Support from schools ‘vital’ to success of Children’s Dental Health Survey 2013
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
The Children's Dental Health Survey - a 10-year survey of children’s teeth in England, Wales and Northern Ireland - will take place in autumn 2013
Support from dentists ‘vital’ to success of Children’s Dental Health Survey 2013
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
The Children's Dental Health Survey - a 10-year survey of children’s teeth in England, Wales and Northern Ireland - will take place in autumn 2013
International Comparisons of Productivity - Final Estimates for 2011
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
Comparisons of UK productivity against that of the remaining G7 countries. Additional analysis on Spain, the Netherlands, Belgium and Ireland are included.
Injury and Poisoning Mortality in England and Wales, 2011
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
Presents annual data and analysis on the main causes of death from injury and poisoning in England and Wales in 2011.
Real wages fall back to 2003 levels
seen at 09:30, 13 February in Media Centre RSS (Our copy).
An ONS article looks at average earnings over the period 2002-2012, deflated using the Consumer Prices Index to see how their real value has changed.
Educational Maintenance Allowances Awarded in Wales - Update at end of January 2013
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Presents information on the number of Education Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) awarded to students aged 16, 17 and 18 in further education in Welsh schools and further education institutions.
Regional Economic Analysis - Changes in real earnings in the UK and London, 2002 to 2012
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
The article looks at how the average earnings of employees in London and the UK changed between 2002 and 2012, once adjusted to take account of inflation. It also looks at changes in the average income of self-employed...
International Comparisons of Productivity - 2011 - Final Estimates
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
An international comparison of productivity across the G7 nations, in terms of the level of and growth in GDP per hour and GDP per worker.
2011 Census Analysis - Method of Travel to Work in England and Wales
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
The story examines the key findings from the 2011 Census on method of travel to work in England and Wales for the working population. It also identifies changes in patterns of travel to work from 2001 to 2011, and...
Injury and poisoning mortality in England and Wales - 2011
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Presents annual data on deaths from injury and poisoning in England and Wales using a matrix of mechanism by intent developed by the International Collaborative Effort (ICE) on injury statistics.
Incidence of TB in Cattle, Great Britain - Data to November 2012
seen at 02:30, 13 February in Latest UK National Statistics releases (Our copy).
Latest national statistics bringing together various sources of statistics relating to the incidence of TB in Cattle, Great Britain according to arrangements approved by the UK Statistics Authority.