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Modernising fatal accident inquiries

By   /  June 12, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Fiscal Updates, Government of Scotland, Imports, Justice, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Police, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Modernising fatal accident inquiries

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Modernising fatal accident inquiries **Embargoed until 00:01 hours on Monday 12 June** Major changes which modernise the way fatal accident inquiries are carried out will come into force this week. Changes introduced by the Inquiries into Fatal Accidents and Sudden Deaths etc (Scotland) Act 2016 will […]

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Hate crime reporting encouraged

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, ICT, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Police, Scotland, Scottish Government, Statistics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Hate crime reporting encouraged

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Hate crime reporting encouraged People affected by hate crime have been encouraged to come forward to police to ensure perpetrators can be properly dealt with. Minister for Community Safety was speaking following the publication of a series of reports covering hate crime, religiously aggravated offences and […]

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Holyrood now has the power to begin to build a fairer system of helping disabled people

By   /  June 9, 2017  /  Brexit, Economics, England, English, Environment, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, Healthcare, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Scottish Greens, Security, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Holyrood now has the power to begin to build a fairer system of helping disabled people

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Greens Headline: Holyrood now has the power to begin to build a fairer system of helping disabled people 9 June, 2017 – 04:16 Brexit and independence dominated the General Election campaign. Brexit deservedly so as it poses a huge risk to our social and environmental protections, our economy and […]

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Belladrum record label a hit

By   /  June 8, 2017  /  Business, Digital, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, Imports, Industry, Investment, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Belladrum record label a hit

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Belladrum record label a hit Belladrum Festival record label’s first signed artist will go on digital release after receiving funding from the Innovate Your Business Scheme. Within four months, 20 year old Tamzene from Cromarty has gone from busking to showcasing in front of global music […]

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Empowering education

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Empowering education

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Empowering education Deputy First Minister John Swinney has set out his vision of empowerment and devolution for Scottish education. At the School Leaders Scotland summer conference, the DFM reiterated his pledge to make teachers and parents the key decision makers in schools. It comes ahead of […]

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Strengthening wildlife law enforcement

By   /  June 7, 2017  /  England, English, Environment, Europe, Government of Scotland, Imports, Legal, Legal Issues, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Trade, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Strengthening wildlife law enforcement

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Strengthening wildlife law enforcement The importance of forensic science in detecting and tackling wildlife crime will be discussed when representatives from more than 30 countries attend an event in Edinburgh today. The Society for Wildlife Forensic Science’s symposium, which is being held outside the USA for […]

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Johnstone concerned at rise in NHS vacancies

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  Brexit, England, English, Europe, Government of the United Kingdom, Healthcare, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Scottish Greens, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Johnstone concerned at rise in NHS vacancies

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Greens Headline: Johnstone concerned at rise in NHS vacancies 6 June, 2017 – 11:49 With an ageing population, more complex health needs, and the challenges of poverty in our communities, it is vital that we give frontline health workers the support and stability they need.Alison Johnstone MSP Alison […]

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CAP reform payments

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  Business, England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, Government of the United Kingdom, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on CAP reform payments

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: CAP reform payments Scottish hill farmers on average are being denied around £14,000 over a six year period under the CAP convergence uplift Rural Secretary Fergus Ewing has said. Under the last CAP reform, the EU set out to redistribute direct payments more equitably across Europe […]

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Improving child mental health

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, Healthcare, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Improving child mental health

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Improving child mental health The number of children and young people seen by mental health services (CAMHS) within the target time has increased for the third consecutive quarter. Figures published by ISD Scotland today show that 83.6% of people were seen within 18 weeks during the […]

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Record NHS workforce

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, Healthcare, Investment, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Statistics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Record NHS workforce

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Record NHS workforce Figures published today show that Scotland’s NHS has more staff than ever before, up by over 12,300 WTE under this government. In the last year alone the workforce increased by almost 1,000 whole time equivalent (WTE) to a new record high. At 31 […]

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Increase in modern apprenticeships

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  England, English, Europe, Government of Scotland, ICT, Industry, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Statistics, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Increase in modern apprenticeships

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Increase in modern apprenticeships The number of Modern Apprenticeship starts increased to 26,262 and exceeded the 2016/17 annual target, new statistics have confirmed. Skills Development Scotland’s Modern Apprenticeship statistics for the fourth quarter of 2016/17 revealed that over the year: • The number of Modern Apprenticeships starts […]

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Oil and gas innovation spend up

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  Business, England, English, Europe, Gas, Government of Scotland, Imports, Industry, Investment, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - Europe, Oil, Open Source Intel, Scotland, Scottish Government, Technology, UK Politics, United Kingdom  /  Comments Off on Oil and gas innovation spend up

MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish Government Headline: Oil and gas innovation spend up First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has welcomed new figures showing oil and gas innovation spend in Scotland almost trebled last year. Funding of £15.9m from Scottish Enterprise supported 82 companies to deliver 111 innovation projects with a combined value of £43 […]

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