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

Results 1-20 of 2,130 for frontline

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,...

Scottish Parliament: NHS Scotland (19 August 2014)

Alex Neil: ...£4 billion and £5 billion, compared with the position when the coalition Government came to office. That represents cuts of between 14.6 per cent and 18.3 per cent. The worst-cast scenario is the frontline Scottish resource budget being cut in real terms from £27.3 billion in 2010-11 to £22.3 billion in 2018-19. To put that in terms that the no...

Written Answers — Home Department: Remand in Custody: Parents (22 July 2014)

Michael Penning: The police have a statutory duty to safeguard and promote the welfare of children under Section 11 of the Children Act 2004. All frontline officers have a crucial role to play in identifying, protecting and safeguarding children. Police officers attending domestic violence incidents, for example, should be aware of the effect of such violence on any children normally resident in the...

Written Answers — Home Department: Human Trafficking: Northern Ireland (21 July 2014)

Karen Bradley: All frontline immigration officials must undertake a mandatory two stage e-learning training package on identifying victims of trafficking. They must also undertake training on safeguarding children. The Home Office continuously reviews the training provided to front line officers to ensure that it remains relevant and up to date.

Written Answers — Health: NHS: Finance (17 July 2014)

Daniel Poulter: ...is investing in technology, transferring out of hospital care while never compromising on the quality of care. The NHS is on track to make up to £20 billion in efficiency savings to be reinvested in frontline care, over the period 2011-12 to 2014-15.

Written Ministerial Statements — House of Lords: Fire and Rescue Services (15 July 2014)

Lord Astor of Hever: ...‘Facing the Future’ identified a number of ways in which fire and rescue authorities could make improvements and savings – up to almost £200 million in total – without compromising the quality of frontline services. The Government welcomed ’Facing the Future’ and I take this opportunity to thank Sir Ken for starting the debate on the challenges and...

Written Answers — House of Lords: Domestic Violence (14 July 2014)

Lord Taylor of Holbeach: We recognise that men can be victims of domestic violence and abuse, so the Government recognises the need to support frontline organisations working with male victims to ensure there is an enhancement of service provision for male victims. The Government’s approach to tackling domestic violence and abuse is laid out in the Violence Against Women and Girls Action Plan, refreshed in...

Written Answers — Health: Housing: Health (10 July 2014)

Daniel Poulter: ...people living in houses with mould. Flooded properties are also at risk from damp and mould growth following flooding events. PHE in its Guidance on Recovery from Flooding, essential information for frontline responders 4 , acknowledges that there is medical evidence linking prolonged exposure to high levels of mould with exacerbation of asthma in some individuals. 1Marmot Review Team...

Written Answers — Justice: Drake Hall Prison (1 July 2014)

Simon Hughes: ...unlocked was discontinued as a performance indicator for prisons at the end of 2011-2012 because it was not used in the day to day management of prisons and NOMS had concerns over the burden on the frontline of collecting the data. Figures for time in cell for the years 2012-13 and 2013-14 could therefore be obtained only at disproportionate cost. Indicators introduced into prison service...

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