Posts Tagged ‘promotion’

Chair recruited for £30m HS2 community and business funds

Comments Off | 01-22-2016

The £30m programme will offer additional support to communities and local economies, which are demonstrably disrupted by the construction of the planned high speed rail link between London and the West Midlands.
There are two funds available. The Community and Environment Fund (CEF) will provide benefits to local communities along the 140-mile Phase One section of

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Yorkshire Water fined £600,000 after sewage pollution hits Wakefield fishery

Comments Off | 01-22-2016

Yorkshire Water Services Ltd has been fined £600,000 after an ageing sewage pipe burst and killed hundreds of fish in a Wakefield lake.
The company was sentenced at Leeds Crown Court on Tuesday 19 January after pleading guilty to one charge of causing a water discharge that was not authorised by an environmental permit.
Yorkshire Water was

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Launch of £10m Magna Carta Fund for Human Rights and Democracy

Comments Off | 01-22-2016

The Foreign Office has announced that the Magna Carta Fund for Human Rights and Democracy 2016/17 has doubled to £10.6million – its highest ever level.
The Magna Carta Fund (known last year as the Human Rights and Democracy Programme) is the Foreign and Commonwealth Office’s strategic programme dedicated to the UK’s global human rights and democracy

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UK music exports hit a high note with government support

Comments Off | 08-8-2014

Fifteen talented British music acts to receive financial support for touring overseas.
British music companies behind some of the UK’s most hotly-tipped artists are to receive government funding to support the promotion of the nation’s music around the world.
Award-winning multi-instrumentalist, Imogen Heap, and the support band for AC/DC’s famous Black Ice World Tour, Belfast’s The Answer,

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