Daily Archives: 09/04/2012

Equality objectives published today

The CQC have published equality objectives that detail how they consider equality issues when they regulate services and how they perform as an employer. The CQC consulted on a draft set of objectives with their staff, including their staff equality networks, people using health and social care … Continue reading

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Animal Magic poetry debut for Liz Brownlee

Thanks to Writers online for this one… With over sixty anthology appearances to her name, poet and regular Talkbacker Liz Brownlee is celebrating with the publication of her debut solo collection, Animal Magic. “After attending two creative writing courses around … Continue reading

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CQC has moved to a new four region structure

The CQC have moved to a new four region structure to support the improvements to their model. The four regions – South, London, Central and North – align with the structure of the NHS Commissioning Board and are each led by an … Continue reading

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Three-quarters of universities ‘to cut student places’

It has been suggested that nearly 100 out of the 130 Universities in England could be forced to accept less undergraduates this year following the introduction of Coalition reforms designed to drive down tuition fees. The cuts are being imposed … Continue reading

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Mobile library cuts to hit elderly and rural dwellers

Thanks to the Telegraph online for this one… Nearly a third of local authorities have reduced or cancelled their mobile   library service in the last year, according to statistics obtained by The   Daily Telegraph. The cuts are having a disproportionate … Continue reading

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