Dementia currently affects 1 in 14 people in the UK. Many people will either know someone with dementia, have had to support and care for someone with dementia or have been diagnosed themselves.
Social distancing rules were carefully followed but didn't prevent our amazing group of 41 people from Anthony Collins Solicitors and the UK Sepsis Trust collectively covering 245 miles on Sunday (26 April) - about nine and a half marathons!
We dedicated our exercise to the charity for the day, separately walking or running 2.6 miles (or multiple loops) as part of the 2.6 Challenge. Tenacity, suncream, dogs, chocolate buttons, masses of messages of encouragement from 6.45 am and huge smiles got us all to the end and in some cases even further as the enthusiasm overcame the pain!
All of this was in aid of the UK Sepsis Trust - one of our charity partners - which does fantastic work. So far we've raised over £2,200, but we'd love any extra support to take us beyond that total. You can donate via our JustGiving page.
The 2022 Code replaces the NHF Code of Conduct 2012 (the 2012 Code) and sets out the baseline standards that the NHF expects of its member registered providers (RPs).
The High Court has dismissed a challenge by the Police Superintendents’ Association to the closure of legacy public sector pension schemes.
In my recent blog, I said that we would be issuing a series of ebriefings and blogs highlighting issues with the Procurement Bill. This is the first of these.
Contractors and delivery partners are facing a ‘perfect storm’ in many cases with a number of factors directly impacting upon the profitability of their work.
Worker status, like Piers Morgan, is one of those things that we think has gone away and then it pops up again!
We are seeing a steady trickle of decisions focused around the issue of flexible working requests or employer requirements for changes to working patterns (both pre and post the pandemic).
For those of us who have endured a choppy cross channel journey, the mention of P&O Ferries will invoke some nauseous memories.
Successive generations have witnessed seismic shifts in the workplace; post-war it was the return of the soldiers and the impact on working women who had to work in their place.
In this podcast, Puja Desai interviews Kimberley Foster and discusses her experience with counselling. This is a really helpful podcast for anyone who has thought about counselling.