Acas aims to improve conciliation process

5 July 2022

With the intention of making it simple for everyone involved, Acas has decided to make changes to the conciliation process while also making it easier for people to find the emotional support they may need.

DHSC launches plan for digital health and social care

5 July 2022

The Department of Health and Social Care has announced a new plan for digital health and social care that sets out a vision for a digitally-enabled health and social care system and how this can be achieved.

Integrated NHS and social care system launched

5 July 2022

Forty-two integrated care systems (ICSs) across England have been put on a statutory footing, as clinical commissioning groups are abolished and their commissioning powers transferred to the new bodies.

Huge drop in number of childcare providers

4 July 2022

New data published by Ofsted has revealed a decrease of around 4000 early years providers in England between April 2021 and March 2022, which is the largest annual fall since 2015/16.

Fatal gas leak sees brewer fined £3 million

4 July 2022

It may sell “probably the best lager in the world” but Carlsberg now has a significant safety fail on its record after pleading guilty in Birmingham Crown Court to charges relating to an ammonia gas leak at one of its breweries.