Government Business News.....

Government pledges £9.4 million for low carbon heating

The Heat Networks Delivery Unit (HDNU) is to grant £2.4 million to 32 councils in England and Wales to be invested in heat network projects.

Salmond bans pursuit of council tax debt

The Scottish government has issued a new law preventing local authorities from chasing historic poll tax debts, with First Minister Alex Salmond saying the tax is “dead and buried.”

Businesses want UK to stay in the EU

Businesses want the UK the remain part of the European Union (EU), according to research by service office company, Business Environment.

 Government Business Features.....

Key advice on pest control

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH) shares information on the pest problem facing the UK and the role councils can play in keeping the public safe from disease

Rethinking council asset management

In light of a recent Audit Commission report into how local authorities are achieving value from their property assets, Government Business reviews current advice for council leaders

Collaboration the key to effective procurement

On average, collaborative procurement is estimated to be generating savings of 10-15 per cent for Local Authorities across the UK. Given the savings potential, it is vital that there is better coordination of procurement activities to ensure value for money is secured. Government Business looks at the recent local Government Association’s National Procurement Strategy

 Company Focus.....

Reuse & Reduce - Make the change to products that don’t cost the Earth…

Trying to find a great product, save money and reduce your environmental impact can be a difficult task, but there are solutions available, enabling you to clean up in every area.

Take action for driver safety

Simon Elstow, head of driver training at IAM Drive & Survive, explains how well-trained drivers protect your company and save you money. 

Decorative Panels Lamination cleans up with dp-BioCote Quartz

After many months of Research and Development at Decorative Panels Lamination (DPL) dp-BioCote Quartz is here and ready to clean up in the market place.

Water treatment for government business institutions

Managing an government facility demands constant observation of all technical equipment, sanitary stations, outdoor areas, etc. Vulcan improves manageability, sustainability and profitability in many areas.

Oakley Mobile Ltd

We’re more than just app developers, we’re innovators.


 Supplier Profiles......

Arcus Global

Most Public Sector ICT departments are busy keeping the lights on - too busy, making it difficult to engage with and see what requirements the rest of the organisation has from ICT.


WAMITAB is celebrating 25 years as an awarding organisation and, since it was formed in 1989, the organisation has evolved in line with the convergence between waste management, cleaning and facilities management.

StandIt Displays

Led by Managing Director Paula Harrison, StandIt Displays is an established project management company with an outstanding track record in helping exhibitors get the most from their investment.


Heath & Safety, ISO and Quality audits made easy with App

Creative Graffix

Creative Graffix is a creative graphic design and print studio based in Dundee