Community News

2020-05-27T09:51:01+01:0029th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

Wiltshire Music teachers and schools awards Wiltshire Music Connect are pleased to launch the Wiltshire Music Education Awards – deadline for nominations is 5pm on Monday 15 June 2020. These awards are designed to celebrate people and schools in the county who dedicate themselves to creating outstanding music education for children and young people. [...]

Employers able to recover statutory sick pay this month, government says

2020-05-19T13:44:17+01:0027th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

People Management report on the 19th May employers will be able to recover statutory sick payments made to staff during the coronavirus pandemic at the end of this month, the government has announced. The coronavirus statutory sick pay rebate scheme, which was announced during the budget in March as part of a package of [...]

Amazing Apprenticeships May Update

2020-05-15T09:18:55+01:0021st May, 2020|Categories: All News|

ASK Brochure Digital 2020 The ASK Programme is best placed to carry on helping and supporting students during this challenging time. Get to know the digital ASK Programme with the new ASK brochure which will walk you through the resources and support available, and explain how you can access them. Parents’ Pack May 2020 [...]

Westbury business donates laptops to home schoolers

2020-05-19T09:06:16+01:0020th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

A heart-warming initiative has been announced by Westbury based business, Priority IT this week as they begin to donate laptops to children and young people who are being home schooled. Inspired by a tweet from careers adviser Catherine Young, Managing Director Kieran Thomas is asking for anyone willing to donate a laptop they no [...]

Community News

2020-05-15T14:21:58+01:0018th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

Tech Start-up Offers Free Platform to Help Businesses and Communities Unite Wiltshire-based tech start-up BizGive is offering local companies, charities and community groups free access to its new online service that enables them to easily connect and share support through the current COVID-19 outbreak. The ​Giving Manager from BizGive is the first online platform [...]

Half of workers expect to work more flexibly after lockdown, survey finds

2020-05-07T09:18:21+01:0013th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

People Management reported on 6th May that half of workers expect to work from home going forward. Almost half (45 per cent) of workers expect to work more flexibly after lockdown restrictions on UK businesses are lifted, according to research. The survey, conducted by O2, ICM and YouGov, predicted employees will be reluctant to [...]

Community News

2020-05-04T15:08:29+01:0011th May, 2020|Categories: All News|

Wiltshire Council answers urgent call for face masks from local hospital Wiltshire Council has answered an urgent call from a local hospital after a request for thousands of PPE face masks went out when stocks were low. Full story here. Wiltshire Creative launches a free brand new online programme for all   Wiltshire Creative launches [...]