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Social housing rules are failing people in greatest need

Homeless people are being denied access to affordable housing as they are deemed too poor or vulnerable to pay the rent.

Lower election age to raise voice of younger generation

The government should respond to environmental breakdown and help younger and future generations realise a more sustainable world.

Councils seen as 'recruiting sergeants' for drug gangs

Councils are acting as ‘recruiting sergeants’ for drug dealers by sending children to areas where they will be exploited.

MPs question value of Help to Buy

Many have been helped into home ownership thanks to Help to Buy, but MPs say many of those buyers did not require financial help.

Government outsourcing at crossroads, warns think tank

A new report warns that politicians have ‘consistently overstated’ the extent of savings achieved through outsourcing services.

Government funding to tackle online hate

The government’s commitment to tackling hatred in all its forms has been boosted with £100,000 pledged to tackle online antisemitism.

 GB Features

Can we trust artificial intelligence in government?

A recent roundtable discussed whether the public sector is prepared for the AI revolution and the ethics behind the technology

Top local authorities for carbon neutrality targets

With MPs highlighting the lack of government policies in place to deliver the net zero target by 2050, we look at what councils are doing

Scottish Event Campus

VisitScotland Business Events’ campaign ‘Legends’ shines a light on why the world should choose Scotland for their next event

Gritting in Minehead.

The British Association of Landscape Industries write about how green spaces and landscapes can be maintained during the winter months

How we build 300,000 of the right homes in the right places

Let’s make the current housebuilding system efficient before a new one sets us fresh challenges, says Rico Wojtulewicz

The state of UK waste collection systems

Lee Marshall looks at how local authorities are quantifying the impact of emerging waste policy upon recycling and waste management services

 Events

18/09/2019 to 19/09/2019

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery. 


Event Diary

You are invited to this unique annual exhibition that brings together all the disciplines from the emergency services sector who are involved in prevention, response and recovery.