Government Business News.....

Jobless total lowest since 2008

Official figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has shown that UK unemployment has fallen to 5.6 per cent, its lowest rate since July 2008.

Motorists find smart motorways ‘confusing’

The Institute of Advanced Motorists (IAM) have said that many motorists feel ‘nervous’ about using the high-tech smart motorways 12 months after they were introduced on UK roads.

 Government Business Features.....

Don't lose heat over it

New regulations have been passed that will ban landlords from renting out properties that fall below the energy efficiency rating of band E from April 2018

Energising the UK's housing stock

Steve Cole, policy leader at the National Housing Federation investigates the benefits and challenges of implementing the Green Deal, the government’s scheme to improve the energy efficiency of the UK’s housing stock

 Company Focus.....

Banner Business

Banner has been awarded a new office supplies contract, RM3703, to supply the wider public sector.

Buy, Grow, Share

As the May elections creep up, the public sector is bracing itself for the inevitable bun fight, which often sees funding cuts that affect those ‘on the ground’ within departments sometimes seen as peripheral - such as facilities and catering.  Indeed, many will have already experienced budget restrictions that are forcing a reduction of services, and even job cuts.

BMG Research

BMG Research is a substantial social, economic and market research company, employing in excess of 200 staff.

In House Cleaned or Outsourced?

Cleaning is one of those essential services that you simply can’t afford to ignore. 

Scott Porter Research & Marketing

Scott Porter Research & Marketing is an established Scottish research consultancy committed to delivering research based solutions through a passion for understanding people, unique insights and strategic thinking. 


 Supplier Profiles......

Bridge Contract Interiors

Nationwide Contract Curtain and Blind installers

Heat Insulation Ltd

Heat Insulation Ltd is a long-established, family owned, home energy saving company based in Hull and servicing Yorkshire, North and North East Lincolnshire and most other area’s of the UK

Isover Optima IWI System

The Isover Optima IWI System is a high performance solution for insulating new and older buildings from the inside.

Alpine Resourcing Ltd

Alpine is an independent SME formed in 2003 to provide specialist interim and advisory services to UK public sector.

eSynergy Solutions

eSynergy Solutions are a leading provider of IT services operating within the Public Sector and Government, delivering flexible, security cleared associates.