Monthly Archives: November 2017

Are You Ready for Small Business Saturday?

Saturday the 2nd December is Small Business Saturday – a celebration of small businesses everywhere! Small Business Saturday UK is a grassroots, non-commercial campaign which has been running for 5 years and is going from strength to strength.  The event … Continue reading

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See Stephen Hawking’s PhD Thesis Online

Step inside the mind of the young Stephen Hawking as his PhD thesis goes online. Stephen Hawking’s PhD thesis, ‘Properties of expanding universes’, has been made freely available to anyone, anywhere in the world, via the University of Cambridge’s Open Access … Continue reading

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Rochdale Care Home is a Shinning Example of Excellent Care

The CQC has rated Healey House, in Rochdale, Lancashire as Outstanding following an inspection in September. Healey House provides accommodation and personal support for people with a learning disability. At the time of the inspection there were nine people living … Continue reading

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Government Seeking Authors’ Views on PLR Rates

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) is seeking authors’ views on the British Library Board’s proposed PLR rate for 2018. The British Library Board is responsible for making a recommendation to the Secretary of State of the … Continue reading

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Chester Care Home Rated Inadequate by CQC Following Serious Concerns

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has told Chester Lodge care home, caring for up to 35 people in Chester, that they must make improvements to protect the safety and welfare of people they care for. At the last inspection, the CQC … Continue reading

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Less Than a Third of SMEs Understand New Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

With new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) set to be implemented in May 2018, much of the UK’s SME community remains unsure about whether the regulations affect them, and if they do, what they need to do to comply. In … Continue reading

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