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Wednesday, 1 April

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ThisWeekinFM COVID-19 Statement

Updated on Thursday 26 March 2020 This statement will be updated frequently, as and when more information comes to light. Being at the heart of the news...

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ISS To Provide Soft Services At New Nightingale Hospital

The FM industry continues to step up to the challenge set by COVID-19, with ISS UK taking on the soft services contract at ExCeL exhibition centre. ISS will deliver...

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Compass Group Recognises The Critical Role Of Its Front Line Employees

Compass Group, the UK’s largest food and support services company, is announcing new measures to recognise the efforts of its colleagues and support its communities...

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Join The FM Resource Bank

Help us to connect service providers, to pool their resources and help each other in these unprecedented times. As a leading voice in the facilities management,...

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PM Now Working From Home Following Positive Coronavirus Test

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has just revealed he will be working from home after testing positive for Coronavirus. He spoke via a video on Twitter that he has...

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Property Industry Offers Vacant Buildings For Key Workers

In an open letter to the Prime Minister, property professional bodies are offering vacant buildings to help support the country as it responds to the global...

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When is International Men’s Day?

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TWinFM Spotlight Interview – Europcar Mobility Group

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Don’t Waste It Roundtable Series - Adding Value To The Triple Bottom Line

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COVID-19 Contingency Planning Guide For Facilities Managers

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Facilities Management
Free Car Parking For Key Workers – Can Your Business Help?

Businesses and individuals who live close to hospitals are being urged to offer up their parking spaces for key workers. More than 3,000 free parking spaces located...

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Cleaning, Hygiene & Washroom
Commercial Cleaners To “Force” Key Worker Recognition

A London-based contract cleaning service is calling for their peers to "force" formal recognition of their staff as key workers. Alexandra Diaz, Managing...

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Environment & Sustainability
Why Throwing Away Office Furniture Should Be A Thing Of The Past

Businesses that are refurbishing or moving offices are being told to reconsider throwing away old office furniture in the rush to modernise, in light of the European...

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Education & Training
British Safety Council Offers Free Mental Health Courses

To help protect the workforce from the risks associated with Coronavirus, The British Safety Council (BSC) is offering several courses for free until 12 April. As...

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Technology
A Big Change In Gritting Services as Facilities Worker App Doubles Productivity

AA Salt used to spread their gritting service operators around by paper and phone – now the firm has doubled productivity with the introduction of a mobile...

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Products & Projects
Galliford Try £54 Million Prison Contract

The UK construction group has announced that its Scottish business Morrison Construction has been appointed by the Scottish Prison Service to build a new women’s...

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Fleet & Transportation
Europcar Mobility Group Supports Essential Workers With £5 Car Rental

The group have launched the "Together" programme to support the mobility of workers in emergency service sectors in light of the COVID-19...

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Safety & Health
London's Outdoor Workers Are Breathing More Pollution Than Most

New research shows outdoor workers in London are exposed to 15% more pollution than the average. “We are building the evidence base that proves government must act...

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People
McAlpine's Flexes Muscles In Support Of Flexmakers Project

McAlpine's is supporting the Flex Appeal campaign and the launch of the Flexmakers project, which aims to explore flexible working solutions for employers and...

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Security, Fire & Contingency Planning
New Fire Safety Bill Planned

The Home Office has introduced a new bill to improve fire safety in buildings in England and Wales. The intention of the bill is to, according to the official...

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Property
Have Your Say – PropTech Survey

Share your views in the latest survey from GoReport, and shape the future of PropTech. If you work in the property sector this is your chance to contribute to the...

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Building, Refurbishment & Fit-Out
Terry Sharp Announced As New President Of BCIA

The Building Controls Industry Association (BCIA) has announced Terry Sharp as its new President. Sharp takes over from Jon Belfield who has held the role for the past...

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Energy Management
IP Week Conference – Energy Industries And Climate Experts Collaborate

Environmental groups, climate change experts, and representatives from the energy industry came together to discuss the climate emergency in a three day event. At the...

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Workplace & Wellbeing
Dressing For Success Whilst Working From Home

What’s your uniform of choice when working from home? We spoke to Dimensions, corporate apparel and workwear specialists, about the dos and...

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