Key Cities publish 'bold' devolution charter

Key Cities publish 'bold' devolution charter

England’s cities should have pooled budgets and freedom to allocate funds as they see fit, according to proposals outlined in a ‘bold devolution charter’.

Cutbacks force Wakefield to sell £3m stately home

Wakefield Council is planning to sell a 17th century country house in a bid to deal with funding cutbacks.

Cutbacks force Wakefield to sell £3m stately home


Last chance for national pay

GMB national secretary Brian Strutton says anarchy and chaos of NJC break-up is preferable to keeping dysfunctional system

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Toro’s new CT2240 compact triple reel mower combines all the benefits of Toro’s CT2120 and 2140 in one machine, but now has extra ‘oomph’, says the company.

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Anne Minors Performance Consultants

Anne Minors has received the 2014 First Women Award for The Built Environment, organised by CBI and Real Business.

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The Cranston Estate in Hackney, which consists of seven separate blocks and totals 215 flats, has recently utilised Dalkia’s energy efficient Combined Heat and Power (CHP) technology and saved an estimated 550 tonnes of CO2 emissions per annum.