Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Boris Johnson pledges to bring the world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK to transform public services in drive spearheaded by Dominic Cummings Downing Street is to launch a flagship ‘innovation fellowship programme’ Technology experts will be parachuted in to government department positions Idea is brainchild of Dominic Cummings, who called for ‘misfits … Read more Boris Johnson pledges to bring world’s ‘top digital and tech talent’ to the UK

Kier Group’s share price booms on school infrastructure pledges

Builder Kier Group sees its share price jump as the government gets set to reveal £1.8bn school building programme Kier Group has been beset with financial problems for a couple of years The government is due to announce a task force called ‘Project Speed’ tomorrow Schools in the North and the Midlands are set to receive … Read more Kier Group’s share price booms on school infrastructure pledges

Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools

Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools and make them ‘fit for the future’ A ten-year strategy will be launched with £1bn to rebuild 50 schools across UK  Further £560m has been released to fund programme of refurbishment in 2020 And £200m spending has been brought forward to fund repairs at colleges By … Read more Boris Johnson pledges £2billion to rebuild Britain’s crumbling schools

Crackdown on statue vandalism: Justice Secretary Robert Buckland pledges laws to protect monuments

Crackdown on statue vandalism: Justice Secretary Robert Buckland pledges new laws to protect monuments with tougher sentences for perpetrators after campaign by 120 Tory MPs Robert Buckland says laws against desecration of memorials are ‘inadequate’ MPs will present a proposed Desecration of War Memorials Bill this week Justice Secretary Mr Buckland said he ‘fully agrees’ with … Read more Crackdown on statue vandalism: Justice Secretary Robert Buckland pledges laws to protect monuments

Stormzy pledges £10 MILLION to organisations fighting racial inequality over the next 10 years 

Stormzy pledges £10 MILLION to organisations fighting racial inequality in the UK over the next 10 years By Jack Newman For Mailonline Published: 15:59 BST, 11 June 2020 | Updated: 16:00 BST, 11 June 2020 Stormzy has pledged £10 million, over 10 years, to organisations, charities and movements tackling racial inequality, justice reform and black … Read more Stormzy pledges £10 MILLION to organisations fighting racial inequality over the next 10 years 

Boris Johnson pledges ‘massive’ summer school ‘catch-up operation’ to help pupils

Pupils in England will undergo a ‘massive catch-up operation over the summer and beyond’ to allow them to receive the remedial help they need after months out of the classroom. The Prime Minister Boris Johnson today announced there would be a ‘big summer of catch up’ for children who had missed their education amid the … Read more Boris Johnson pledges ‘massive’ summer school ‘catch-up operation’ to help pupils

Ellie Goulding vows to be a ‘better ally’ as she pledges her support to Black Lives Matter

‘I’m ashamed I didn’t listen more’: Ellie Goulding vows to be a ‘better ally’ as she pledges her support to the Black Lives Matter movement By Connie Rusk For Mailonline Published: 20:36 BST, 4 June 2020 | Updated: 08:36 BST, 5 June 2020 Ellie Goulding has vowed to be ‘a better ally’ as she pledged … Read more Ellie Goulding vows to be a ‘better ally’ as she pledges her support to Black Lives Matter

Glaxosmithkline pledges 1 billion doses of Covid-19 vaccine booster

Glaxosmithkline pledges 1 billion doses of special chemical to improve effectiveness of Covid-19 vaccines By Matt Oliver For The Daily Mail Published: 21:51 BST, 28 May 2020 | Updated: 21:51 BST, 28 May 2020 Glaxosmithkline has delivered a major boost in the search for Covid-19 vaccines, vowing to pump out one billion doses of a … Read more Glaxosmithkline pledges 1 billion doses of Covid-19 vaccine booster

Ocado pledges to use electric delivery vans from new London depot

Ocado U-turn over school’s pollution fear: Online grocer pledges to use electric delivery vans from new London depot By Ben Atkinson For The Daily Mail Published: 21:50 BST, 24 January 2020 | Updated: 21:50 BST, 24 January 2020 Ocado has backed down in a row over plans to open a major distribution hub next to … Read more Ocado pledges to use electric delivery vans from new London depot

Coronavirus: Matt Hancock pledges to test every care home resident by ‘early June’

Matt Hancock pledges to test every care home resident and staff member in England for coronavirus by ‘early June’ amid growing scandal over death toll after ONS figures show 23,000 extra deaths this year Health Secretary said every care home resident will be tested by ‘early June’ He said Government measures meant almost two thirds … Read more Coronavirus: Matt Hancock pledges to test every care home resident by ‘early June’