The introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy offers employers a prime opportunity to improve disabled talent pipelines. That was the conclusion of a recent round table hosted by the Recruitment Industry Disability Initiative (RIDI). However, attendees identified a number of barriers to engagement. Not least a level of ambiguity around whereRead More →

Stevenage Mayor, Councillor Pam Stuart, was joined by fellow councillors, Stephen McPartland MP, representatives of the Royal British Legion and local ex-service personnel to raise the Armed Forces Day flag at Daneshill House on Monday 19 June. Armed Forces Day, which is marked this year on Saturday 24 June, aimsRead More →

Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust (HCT), working with the county’s children’s centres, has been awarded the prestigious Baby Friendly Award and is the latest UK health care organisation to win international recognition from Unicef (United Nations Children’s Fund). “We decided to join forces with Unicef UK’s Baby Friendly Initiative to increaseRead More →