Monthly Archives: May 2015

FTA warns supply chain in danger of collapsing.

   As the Calais migrant problem continues to worsen the Freight Transport Association has warned that the UK supply chain is in danger of collapsing.  The migrant population has risen to around 3,000, as those fleeing North Africa and Middle … Continue reading

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DVLA Share Driving Licence launched

   DVLA Share Driving Licence online service replaces counterpart and guarantees instant, 24 hour, access to important information. What Is The Purpose Of Share Driving Licence? The DVLA Share Driving Licence service has been launched to replace the paper-based counterpart … Continue reading

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It’s getting worse in Calais – RHA

   Recent increases in clandestine incidents and attacks on truck drivers at the Channel ports suggest that the French police need urgent support to protect travellers at both Calais and Coquelles. Feedback from RHA members indicates that the number of … Continue reading

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Southport BEN care centre wins quality award.

   Assessment report received top award for the second year Alexandra House staff recognised for their dedicated and committed care Alexandra House Care Centre, based in Southport was recently assessed by Prestige Quality Audits (PQR), an independent quality audit for … Continue reading

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Commission inquiry into e-commerce

  Source: The newly appointed European Commissioner for Competition, Margrethe Vestager, today announced the launch by the European Commission (the “Commission”) of a so-called “sector inquiry” into e-commerce. In particular, the Commission has announced that the inquiry will focus on … Continue reading

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I do receive more than my fair share of rubbish.

I am a great admirer of Lucy Kellaway of the FT who awards prizes for incomprehensible prose. She is in a far better position than me to assess what is going on but I do feel I am receiving more … Continue reading

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The East Asian challenge – a seminar.

The East Asian Challenge to UK Manufacturing Supply Chains Tuesday 12 May 2015. Registration from 17.00: seminar 17.30-19.30. Location:Asia House Organised by: Asia-Pacific Technology Network Chair: Dr Steve Little, Chairman, Asia-Pacific Technology Network Speakers:  Iain Cameron, Owner, Industrial Strategy Communications Jenny Shackleton Assessment Advisor, WorldSkills International/WorldSkills Europe  As manufacturing … Continue reading

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