Government set to widen ban on exclusivity clauses in employment contracts

12 May 2022

Following a public consultation carried out by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), the Government has decided to widen the ban on exclusivity clauses, removing red tape and giving the lowest paid workers the choice to work multiple jobs if they so wish.

Call for former HGV drivers to rejoin the workforce

12 May 2022

With hundreds of spaces now available on Government-funded refresher training courses, called Skills Bootcamps, Logistics UK is urging heavy goods vehicle (HGV) drivers who have left the workplace to consider re-joining the profession.

Export package launched to promote UK seafood overseas

11 May 2022

A £1 million package to boost seafood exports and promote the industry’s high-quality produce overseas has been launched by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Department for International Trade (DIT).