Chancellor delivers plan for stability, growth and public services

The Chancellor has today (Thursday 17th November) announced his Autumn Statement, aiming to restore stability to the economy, protect high-quality public services and build long-term prosperity for the United Kingdom. Jeremy Hunt outlined a targeted package of support for the most vulnerable, alongside measures to get debt and government borrowing down. The plan he set […]

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New online employer advice service

The Government has been building and testing a new online service for employers which provides advice and guidance on managing health and disability in the workplace. The service explains your legal obligations and good practice. This may be particularly helpful for smaller businesses without in-house HR support or access to an occupational health service. We […]

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2nd Cost of Living payment

It has been announced that households receiving DWP benefits will receive the second part of the ¬£650 Cost of Living Payment from 8th November and continuing through to the 23rd November. More information can be found at GOV.UK Please note a small number of payments will be made on the 8th November, with numbers increasing […]

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Government announces Energy Price Guarantee for families and businesses while urgently taking action to reform broken energy market

Prime Minister Liz Truss sets out decisive action to support people and businesses with their energy bills. Summary With energy prices climbing, this morning the Government has announced some support for families and businesses through the upcoming winter. The intervention can be summarised as follows: Help for families: From 1 October, a new, two-year ‚ÄėEnergy […]

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