Wednesday 24 August 2016

News

EMC HR Bulletin, July 2016 Edition

Please find attached below July's edition of our HR Bulletin, giving you a round-up of all the latest information of HR developments within the region and nationally.  This month, we provide sickness absence benchmarking information fo...

Statement from East Midlands Councils on Home Affairs Committee Report on Migration

Responding to the Home Affairs Select Committee Report on Migration that suggests councils need to do more to support Syrian refugee families, East Midlands Councils said: "The data in the report is inaccurate as well as out of date. It is...

English and Scottish Council Leaders unite to press for HS2 Eastern Leg

A report published today by HS2 East highlights the economic importance to both England and Scotland of pressing ahead with the Eastern leg of HS2 – in full and to the fastest possible timescales. The report shows how the proposed Eas...

Midlands Connect - Picking up the Pace

New Transport Secretary hears how road and rail schemes will kick start Midlands Engine Tackling major bottlenecks on the UK’s road and rail networks will unlock faster economic growth and help the Midlands prosper in an increasingly com...

Councils Back Campaign to Save Region's Heart Centre at Glenfield

At EMC’s Annual General Meeting, council leaders from across the East Midlands unanimously called for NHS England to immediately review and reverse its recent announcement that it plans to end the commissioning of children’s heart su...