More options
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date: newest / oldest | Show use by person

Results 1-20 of 2,139 for frontline

Upcoming Business – Commons: Westminster Hall (28 October 2014)

Citizens Advice Scotland’s report entitled Voices from the Frontline: Personal Independence Payments – Tom Clarke. 11:00 am – 11:30 am

NHS: Health and Social Care Act 2012 Reforms — Question (22 October 2014)

Lord Hunt of Kings Heath: ...Nuffield Trust? It states: “Prompt access to services has declined … In mental health services, demand”, is, “outstripping capacity for urgent care and for younger people. The wellbeing of frontline staff in both health and social care is”, deteriorating. When he says that the Government are not ashamed of what they did, who is he speaking for? Is he really...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Council Tax (22 October 2014)

Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon: ...best practice document, “50 ways to save”, listed improving council tax collection rates and reducing arrears as a key way of making sensible savings to help keep overall council tax bills down and protect frontline services. Every penny of council tax that is not collected means a higher council tax for the law-abiding citizen who does pay on time. It is important that...

Previous Business – Commons: Select Committee (21 October 2014)

Communities and Local Government: Councillors on the Frontline. 4:20 pm; Room 15, Palace of Westminster
Witnesses: Professor Colin Copus, Professor of Local Politics, De Montfort University, Kris Hopkins MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government and Councillor David Sparks OBE, Chairman, Local Government Association

Written Answers — House of Lords: NHS: Standards (21 October 2014)

Earl Howe: ...each year of this parliament and is 12.7 billion higher in cash terms in 2014-15 than in 2010-11. The NHS is on track to make up to 20 billion efficiency savings this parliament to reinvest into frontline care. We are confident that it will continue to make the efficiency improvements necessary to meet rising demand and protect the quality of the services delivered. In a recent...

Social Justice Strategy — Motion to Take Note (16 October 2014)

Baroness Tyler of Enfield: ...clear that we will not move forward in social justice without getting better at listening to the voices of those who are most affected. We must accept that their expertise is sorely lacking from Westminster debate and commit to changing this. The new Voices from the Frontline research programme is working to bring the voices of people with multiple needs into the very heart of the policy...

Opposition Day — [6th Allotted Day]: NHS Services (Access) (15 October 2014)

Andy Burnham: ...that one senior Cabinet minister has said that reorganising the NHS was the Government’s biggest mistake; further believes that the NHS reorganisation has wasted money which could have been spent on frontline care; further believes that access to NHS services is now deteriorating and that staff numbers are not keeping pace with demand; notes the report by the Nuffield Trust, entitled...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Private Members' Business: Roads Maintenance (7 October 2014)

Sean Lynch: ...this has come about. The reality is that the block grant has been reduced. As a result, we had the Minister's statement at the end of July when we were in recess. It stated that there would be a: "severe impact on the delivery of frontline services to the public. This will include services such as street lighting repairs, road maintenance, grass cutting, gully...

Written Answers — Defence: Military Aircraft (8 September 2014)

Mark Francois: RAF frontline fast jet capability is currently provided by Tornado and Typhoon aircraft supported by Hawk jet training aircraft. However, the RAF continues to transition towards a future combined frontline fleet of Lightning II and Typhoon aircraft. Lightning II is a fifth-generation stealth aircraft representing a step-change in the UK’s combat air capability, while the Typhoon will...

Written Answers — Education: Children: Abuse (8 September 2014)

Edward Timpson: ...has commissioned the National Children’s Bureau (NCB) and the Centre for Child and Family Research (CCFR) at Loughborough University to deliver an action research project. The project is working with frontline practitioners and families to support improved practice in returning children home. This project is complemented by research we have commissioned from the NSPCC and the...

Written Answers — Health: Health Services: Foreign Nationals (5 September 2014)

Jane Ellison: ...costs from overseas visitors and migrants. We aim to recover 500 million annually by the middle of the next Parliament, which will be reinvested into the NHS to support the sustainability of NHS frontline services. The Department published its Implementation Plan on 14 July 2014 at: www.gov.uk/government/publications/recovering-costs-of-nhs-h ealthcare-from-visitors-and-migrants...

Written Answers — Education: Children in Care (4 September 2014)

Edward Timpson: ...year. The Government has commissioned the National Children’s Bureau and the Centre for Child and Family Research at Loughborough University to deliver an action research project. The project is working with frontline practitioners and families to support improved practice in returning children home. This project is complemented by research we have commissioned from the NSPCC and the...

Public Bill Committee: Modern Slavery Bill (2 September 2014)

This amendment adds definitions of slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour to the Bill to aid interpretation of the law by frontline police officers and prosecutors. The definitions are based on those in international law. New clause 4—Slavery of children and adults— ‘(1) It is an offence to hold a person in, or subject a persons to, slavery. (2) For the purposes...

Public Bill Committee: Modern Slavery Bill: Clause 1 - Slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour (2 September 2014)

This amendment adds definitions of slavery, servitude and forced or compulsory labour to the Bill to aid interpretation of the law by frontline police officers and prosecutors. The definitions are based on those in international law. New clause 4—Slavery of children and adults— ‘(1) It is an offence to hold a person in, or subject a persons to, slavery. (2) For the purposes...

Written Ministerial Statements — Communities and Local Government: Summer Recess (DCLG Work) (1 September 2014)

Eric Pickles: .... This is an innovative example of collaborative marketing, and how the public sector can work with the private sector to support behavioural change at minimal cost. This is part of our wider, award-winning Fire Kills campaign. On 7 August, my Department launched an independent review to ensure the conditions of service that firefighters enjoy continue to support their frontline work of...

Written Answers — Home Department: Community Relations: Islam (1 September 2014)

James Brokenshire: ..., Charity Commission and members of local faith communities, to understand local risks and needs, and deliver targeted projects and outreach work. We fund 30 Prevent priority areas to work on the frontline and with those vulnerable to extremism, including funding projects tailored to local needs. Prevent co-ordinators provide regular feedback to the Home Office, which helps shape the...

Written Answers — Home Department: Passports (1 September 2014)

James Brokenshire: To date all but one additional member of staff has been redeployed from within Her Majesty's (HMPO) Passport Office and the wider Home Office. Over 650 staff have been redeployed to HMPO frontline services since January 2014.

Written Answers — Home Department: Passports (1 September 2014)

James Brokenshire: ...costs incurred in redeploying staff to meet the exceptional levels of passport demand this year when that redeployment ends. Redeployed staff will continue to support Her Majesty's Passport Office frontline services until further notice.

Written Answers — Home Department: Written Questions: Government Responses (1 September 2014)

James Brokenshire: ..., Charity Commission and members of local faith communities, to understand local risks and needs, and deliver targeted projects and outreach work. We fund 30 Prevent priority areas to work on the frontline and with those vulnerable to extremism, including funding projects tailored to local needs. Prevent co-ordinators provide regular feedback to the Home Office, which helps shape the...

Scottish Parliament: Department for International Development (20 August 2014)

John Scott: ...1 billion as a consequence of independence; considers that the costs of establishing an independent Scottish development agency would likely require a greater share of development spending to be allocated toward administration instead of frontline aid; believes that the development policies set out in the white paper on independence could lead to the fragmentation of aid spending,...

   More options
Sort by relevance | Sorted by date: newest / oldest | Show use by person