Monthly Archives: July 2016

One-hour Book Delivery Service Takes on Amazon

NearSt is taking on Amazon whilst supporting independent retailers by offering a one hour book delivery service.  The service is currently only available in London but the company hopes to move into other large cities over the coming months, and … Continue reading

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CQC Publishes Annual Controlled Drugs Report

  The CQC’s annual report on the use of controlled drugs has been published for 2015.  The report highlights local and national initiatives to promote the safe use of controlled drugs and to reduce harm from their misuse, and provides … Continue reading

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Government Gives UK Businesses £57m Boost to Bring Ideas to Market

A new funding boost of £57.5 million has been announced for the UK’s energy and infrastructure, biomedical and quantum technology sectors.  It is hoped that the new fund will help the development of innovative UK business ideas looking at tackling … Continue reading

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The CQC Calls on Healthcare Leaders to do More to Protect Children

Although local authorities have overarching responsibility for safeguarding, every organisation and person who comes into contact with a child has a role to play in recognising and addressing safeguarding issues. It is recognised that healthcare professionals are in a strong … Continue reading

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