Register your appliances

7 May 2021

The UK trade Association for the Manufacturers of Domestic Electrical Appliances (AMDEA) has launched a campaign to raise awareness of how consumer registration of new and in-use household appliances can help keep homes safe.

Future of nursery schools at risk

7 May 2021

A third of maintained nursery schools in England are cutting staff and services due to a loss of income, additional Covid costs and a lack of certainty over funding, according to a new survey.

P&O Ferries to launch fifth ship on Dover-Calais route

6 May 2021

The P&O Dover-Calais fleet will be returned to its pre-pandemic strength of five vessels when Pride of Burgundy — a 28,000 ton vessel with capacity to carry 120 lorries — returns to the vital route in June.

Report finds occupational diseases on decline in UK and EU

6 May 2021

Eurostat data has found that between 2013 and 2018, the index for the total number of people recognised as having an occupational disease declined by 14% across the EU (including the UK data for that period, but excluding Germany, Greece and Portugal).