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Schools Minister, Lord Agnew, spoke at the Schools North East summit about the Opportunity North East programme on Thursday 10 October.
This Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) sets out how the monitoring and enforcement of the Public Sector (Websites and Mobile Applications) (No.2) Accessibility Regulations 2018 will operate.
How to comply with planning and training and for spills and other oil pollution incidents; what will happen in the event of an incident
A summary of responses to the CDEI’s Bias Review Call for Evidence
Find out about HMRC's graduate recruitment programme, the selection process, and how to apply for the 2020 programme.