The Department of Health has published the NHS Mandate which sets out the Government’s ambitions for the health service for the next two years. According to the introduction on the Department of Health web site: The NHS Mandate is structured around five key areas where the Government expects the NHS Commissioning Board to make improvements: preventing
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has published Measuring National Well-being – The Natural Environment which explores the aspects of the Natural Environment that are considered important for measuring National Wellbeing. It includes information on the environmental assets available to us, how they are used and the pressure that places on the natural environment. Full details are available on
The Department for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS ) has published BIS Economics paper No. 19: Benchmarking UK competitiveness in the global economy, which provides a comprehensive review of the latest international data benchmarking the UK’s relative economic performance against its major competitors. The report explores the most recent research on UK productivity and trade
The Department of Health (DH) has published a survey on the public perceptions of the NHS. Fieldwork took place in May 2012 and was conducted by Ipsos Mori. Full details are available on the Department of Health web site.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released a short video explaining changes in household income for retired households from 1977.
Each month, Hampshire County Council’s External Funding Service produces a bulletin which contains a list a list of new funds and funding updates. The bulletin – which is divided in to sections based on industry/sector – is designed to simplify the process of finding funding by excluding those funds that aren’t applicable or relevant. Full details, together
The Department for Business Innovation and Skills (BIS) is holding a series of one day workshops about Government support for Business R&D and Innovation. The workshops are aimed at small and medium sized enterprises and their professional advisors. The Solent and South workshop will be held in Southampton on 20th February 2013. Full details are available on
The Boundary Commission for England is carrying out a review of all Parliamentary constituency boundaries. Hampshire County Council has produced an interactive map showing the current and proposed Parliamentary Constituencies in Hampshire. Data has been sourced from the Boundary Commission for England. View Larger Map
UKAuthority has published a video in which Jos Creese, CIO at Hampshire County Council and Chair of the Local Public Service CIO Council, talks to Helen Olsen about the council’s measured move to cloud. More details are available on the UKAuthority web site.