Posts Tagged ‘Broward’

Universal Credit in 15 more jobcentres in Sussex, Scotland, Kent and the East Midlands

Comments Off | 10-12-2015

This morning all new single claimants applying for unemployment benefits at these jobcentres will start claiming Universal Credit:

Worthing
Littlehampton
Bognor Regis
Chichester
Tonbridge
Chatham
Ramsgate
Margate
Tunbridge Wells
Ayr
Girvan
Port Glasgow
Greenock
Kidderminster
Evesham

Are you ready to claim Universal Credit? It’s the new benefit that makes it easier to take up a wider range of jobs and get back to work quickly.
Universal Credit will eventually replace 6 existing benefits:

Jobseeker’s

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

Productivity boost for small businesses

Comments Off | 10-12-2015

Small businesses across the UK will benefit from stronger leadership and entrepreneurship skills to improve their overall productivity, thanks to 8 innovative projects which received the green light today.
Under the programme, 8 local ‘anchor institutions’ across the UK will work with the government-backed UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES) to pilot new ways to

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

Rail investment: 12 October 2015

Comments Off | 10-12-2015

On 30 September (2015), I was pleased to confirm that work to electrify TransPennine and Midland Mainline railways would resume under plans announced as part of Sir Peter Hendy’s work to reset Network Rail’s upgrade programme.
Sir Peter Hendy, the Chair of Network Rail, outlined to me how work could continue. I replied to him asking Network Rail

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More