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News Staff July 16, 2019

Services every 3 minutes Interchange to Birmingham airport in 6 minutes 2.3 kilometre long route from Interchange to Birmingham Airport Approximately 20 metre long vehicles Capable of carrying 2,100 passengers per hour in each direction Travel on a viaduct for entire route – 12 metres off the ground at its highest point HS2 today unveiled […]

News Staff July 12, 2019

Three revolutionary new tools will be rolled out to improve the capability of the Child Abuse Image Database (CAID), in a huge boost to bring child sexual abusers to justice and safeguard victims. The Home Secretary Sajid Javid has announced forces across the UK will have access to new tools, which will speed up investigations […]

News Staff July 9, 2019

International Development Minister Baroness Sugg this week (8 July 2019) announced that the fourth round of UK Aid Match will open for applications on 20 August 2019. UK aid is committed to protecting and conserving the natural world, whilst lifting some of the world’s most vulnerable people out of poverty. The latest round of UK […]

News Staff July 8, 2019

Justice Secretary sets out proposals amending the Parole Board release test Follows tireless campaigning efforts by the mother of murdered Helen McCourt Murderers who refuse to disclose the location of a victim’s body may be denied parole under a new law set out by the Justice Secretary David Gauke. Named after Helen McCourt – murdered […]

News Staff July 5, 2019

Theresa May will today urge stronger cooperation between governments and tech companies to stop terrorists from being able to ‘broadcast their atrocities in real time’ on the internet. In her intervention at the G20 Summit’s session on Innovation, Digital Economy and Artificial Intelligence, the Prime Minister will say that governments need to learn lessons from […]

News Staff July 1, 2019

Oasis Charitable Trust, which runs 52 Academies with 30,000 students across England, has been announced as the operator of the country’s first Secure School. This is scheduled to open in late 2020 on the site of Medway Secure Training Centre in Kent. Oasis Charitable Trust chosen following rigorous application process Government investing £5 million to […]

News Staff June 24, 2019

Food Minister David Rutley will celebrate the UK’s world leading food and farming sector at the Royal Highland Show today, as new figures show Scottish food and drink exports achieved a record-breaking £1.4 billion of sales in the first quarter of 2019. Exports grew by 14% over the past year, driven by a surge in […]

News Staff June 20, 2019

Ahmed, 26, who is based at the Environment Agency’s office at Fradley near Lichfield, was named Professional Young Engineer of the Year by the Pump Centre. The Pump Centre is a network of 100-plus companies working in the water industry’s engineering sector. In order to win the award, Ahmed had to present to a panel […]