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The Scottish Government has announced £2 million for a project that aims to capture, transport and safely store CO2 emissions from across Sco

City of York Council Planning Committee has approved an application to construct a six-storey, 195,000 sq ft government hub in York, put forward by

Durham County Council is working in partnership with Zest to identify an additional 250 locations for EV charging.

UNISON is asking social workers, teaching assistants, planning officers, caretakers and other school and council staff if they are prepared to take

Prime minister Sir Keir Starmer and education secretary Bridget Phillipson have launched a new body intended to meet the skills needs of the next d

The first report of the Covid Inquiry has found that there were significant flaws in the UK's pandemic planning. 

The Passenger Railway Services (Public Ownership) Bill has been introduced to Parliament.

Nottinghamshire’s Awsworth Parish Council has partnered with charge point operator Believ to install fully funded electric vehicle (EV) charge points as part of its drive to provide rural communities with publicly accessible infrastructure.

 GB Features

National trade body British Pest Control Association (BPCA) is shining a spotlight on rising pest problems caused by unaffordable housing and lack of funding for proofing and maintenance, writes Jordan McCay, policy and campaigns officer at BPCA.

Public sector building managers and local authorities face a mammoth task of reaching net zero by 2045. From swimming pools to libraries, every building uses energy that is so often wasted. Robyn Quick has a look at some innovative energy projects.

Wayfinding systems are everyday items we barely notice until we need them. Craig Brown, CEO of the British Sign and Graphics Association, tells us what makes a good wayfinding solution and how to design and install one.

Wayfinding systems are a simple solution to an everyday challenge. How do you get from your current location to your destination in the most direct way?

The Water Hygiene Centre looks at the importance of an independent water safety audit.

Simon Brand from the FPA examines the arson threat facing unused and unoccupied buildings.

The Fire Industry Assocation works within the fire protection industry to improve fire safety practices and technologies.

 Events

11/09/2024 to 12/09/2024

This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

02/10/2024 to 03/10/2024

DTX brings together creative minds and technology practitioners with the tools needed to drive change, enhance experiences and improve efficiencies across today’s organisations.

Event Diary

This year, Total Telecom’s Connected Britain is celebrating its 10th anniversary, marking a decade of networking, innovation, and collaboration. The conference is now the UK’s largest digital economy event, set to welcome over 7,500 delegates from the telecoms industry and beyond to discuss the hottest topics at ExCel London on September 11–12. 

DTX brings together creative minds and technology practitioners with the tools needed to drive change, enhance experiences and improve efficiencies across today’s organisations.

The countdown to the Environmental Services & Solutions Expo (ESS Expo) is on! As the UK’s largest environmental gathering, ESS Expo is set to take place on 11-12 September 2024 at the NEC, Birmingham.