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Thursday, 14 November

News
Murder In the Cathedral - Bomber Caught Planning Attack

Last week (ending Nov 8) saw the official terrorism threat level in the UK lowered to 'Substantial' - meaning an attack is likely. Within days, a woman who...

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SCaN - See, Check and Notify Training FREE

The See, Check and Notify free security training package empowers staff to help protect your organisation from a range of threats say NaCTSO and the Centre for the...

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What Is The Terror Threat Level And Why

The threat to the UK (England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland) from terrorism now stands at 'Substantial'. The threat to Northern Ireland from Northern...

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Is Unhappiness The Secret To Happiness?

Unhappiness is one of the best ways of finding true happiness, according to one of the UK’s leading happiness experts. But the key is overcoming unhappiness and...

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Workplace Week London 2019

Completing this year’s line-up of workplace tours for Workplace Week London 2019 (11-15 November 2019) is the ultra-modern headquarters of sports betting exchange...

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Free (And Compensated) To Do What They Want Any Old Time

Extinction Rebellion have won the legal challenge to a ban on their protests - meaning the organisation can again bring disruption to streets and offices with virtual...

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2019 Best Cities For Generation Z

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Workspaces Will Be Sentient By 2030

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New & Improved Workplaces - Money Down The Drain

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Implications Of Omitting Carbon Emissions From Part L

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Facilities Management
PFM Awards - Judges Wrangle Over Winners

The evening of November 6 saw the 2019 PFM Partnership Awards dished out - but according to the organiser, the winning of the gongs was not as straight-forward as has...

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Technology
Tackling The People Challenge Through Technology

Report - CBRE and ThisWeekinFM recently lead a delegation of experts to provide a briefing on technology in workplace and real estate strategy. The breakfast briefing...

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Environment & Sustainability
Plastic In The Office - Replace, Remove, Reduce And Reuse

Jackie Furey addresses the widespread issue of plastic in the environment by providing various tips on how to reduce its use in the office.   Changing...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
Multi-Million Pound Takeover for Ecocleen

Ecocleen has completed the acquisition of Regency Cleaning Services, a family-owned cleaning business based in Henley-on-Thames, in a deal worth up to £2.5 million....

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
London Build Preview Available For Download

London Build (Olympia, November 27-28) will be trying to put the fun back into exhibitions by featuring comedy acts, entertainment, live music, celebrity guests, a beer...

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Products & Projects
Magnetic Flooring Attracts Customers

Paul Woolvine, IOBAC CEO, discusses the company’s magnetic flooring solutions, including MagTabs – recent winner at the National Flooring Innovation Awards...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Physician Heal Thyself - BMA Cures DDA Issue

Doors at the entrances to the British Medical Association's 'heritage' building have finally been cured of the problem that they did not provide appropriate...

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Education & Training
Lack of Training Hurts Engineering Relationships

Just 39% of professionals working within the Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) sector believe they have the opportunity to develop...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
Kestrel Guards Gain Visibility With Smarttask

Kestrel Guards has gained added visibility and control over its operation using employee scheduling and mobile workforce management software SmartTask. By...

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Property
Real Estate Investment High - $120 Billion More To Come

The appetite for real estate investment among global institutions has reached a seven-year high, research by  Hodes Weill & Associates and Cornell University has...

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Fleet & Transportation
ULEZ Cuts Toxic Air Pollution By A Third

The enforcers behind London's Ultra Low Emissions Zone say the scheme has already brought about a 13,500 cars a day reduction - and thus cuts toxic air pollution by a...

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Energy
Neste Using Wind Power At Its Production Sites

The Neste Corporation has committed to lowering its carbon footprint in production ahead of the EU’s climate and energy targets. The global company has reached a...

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Safety & Health
HSE Injury And Ill-Health Statistics Released

October 30 saw the HSE releases the annual injury and ill-health statistics for Great Britain showing that 28.2 million working days were lost due to work-related illness...

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People
Madagwa Signs for Premier Hotshots

Rinnai, the premier manufacturers and suppliers of continuous flow hot water heating units and delivery systems, has added to their technical service department with the...

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