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September 21st is EDWARD day.

The Road Safety Unit of the European Commission’s Directorate General for Mobility and Transport has just launched a campaign with TISPOL (the European Traffic Police Network) called “EDWARD – the European Day Without A Road Death” which is scheduled for … Continue reading

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Small Charitable Donations Bill announced in Queen’s Speech

The government has today announced its intention to introduce a Small Charitable Donations Bill to simplify the Gift Aid Small Donations Scheme. Source: Small Charitable Donations Bill announced in Queen’s Speech

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RHA brands Calais charity comments as “absolutely outrageous”.

The Road Haulage Association (@RHANews) shares the view of police and crime commissioner for Surrey, Kevin Hurley (@kvnbhrly1), that the migrant camp at Calais is unpoliced. In addition, it considers comments made by Care4Calais charity founder, Claire Moseley to be … Continue reading

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The new Ford GT.

The new Ford GT looks tasty – production starts next year and will commemorate the successes at Le Mans back in 1966. Christopher Macgowan @chrismacgowan

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Tower Bridge glass walkways open

For a different view of London, head to Tower Bridge, where high level walkways with glass floors were opened to the public on Monday. The walkways will provide spectacular bird’s eye views of the bridge lifts, which generally occur every … Continue reading

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A note from Dan Jones

Dan Jones. Chairman Lean Enterprise Academy http://www.leanuk.org Lean is about helping organisations and individuals to learn to do things they could not previously do in order to meet the business challenges they face. The more problems they learn to solve … Continue reading

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SOUTH KOREA: Hyundai mulls fourth China assembly plant.

  By Graeme Roberts     Hyundai Motor considering building a fourth car plant in China to meet local demand. As well as three Hyundai plants with a fourth under consideration, the group has Kia plants in China – this … Continue reading

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RIP Windows XP

CIOs may not wish to carry on running a 12-year-old desktop operating system (OS), but many have no choice. Support for Windows XP will end on 8 April 2014, but there are thousands of applications that cannot be moved to … Continue reading

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Give a Scrap.

BEN, the automotive industry’s dedicated charity, has today announced the launch of its latest campaign for the ‘Give a Scrap’ scheme. The initiative is an opportunity to dispose of any unwanted or unusable vehicles and then donate the residual value to … Continue reading

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FELSTED REMEMBERS.

As ever, Felsted remembers all those men and women who were killed during the two World Wars and other conflicts. Christopher Macgowan @chrismacgowan

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