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2018

Announcing the winners of the APSE performance networks awards 2018!
Announcing the winners of the APSE performance networks awards 2018!

APSE is pleased to announce the winners in this year’s performance networks best and most improved performer awards, which was held on the evening of 6 December 2018 at the Grand Hotel, Blackpool

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Council first in country to offer dedicated business Growth Hub
Council first in country to offer dedicated business Growth Hub

Tewkesbury Growth Hub is now open for business – an exciting new space where the local business community can work, meet and get access to important resources in a supportive environment.

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Congratulations and a warm welcome to AMX Solutions - Our new Approved Partners
Congratulations and a warm welcome to AMX Solutions - Our new Approved Partner

AMX Solutions are celebrating the news that the company has been officially named as an APSE Approved Partner. 

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APSE performance networks awards 2018 - Best and most improved performer finalists announced!
APSE performance networks awards 2018 - Best and most improved performer finalists announced!

APSE is pleased to announce the finalists in this year’s performance networks best and most improved performer awards, which will be held on the evening of 6 December 2018 at the Grand Hotel, Blackpool.

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Growing energy as a source of income
Growing energy as a source of income

As austerity continues to bite, Edward Gurney, Solar PV Manager at Nottingham City Council, takes us through the Council’s innovative and ambitious energy projects that are helping to generate vital revenue streams and create jobs.

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Winter is Coming
Winter is Coming

For road-users, the winter nights can be dark and full of terrors. David Mazurke, Group Manager of Highways, Street Lighting, Gullies and Winter Maintenance for the City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council talks us through the difficult task of maintaining Bradford’s roads in arctic conditions.

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Simply does it: Demystifying the recycling process
Simply does it: Demystifying the recycling process

Simon Ellin, Chief Executive of The Recycling Association, gives an overview of the UK’s recycling practices and processes; where we are and where we need to get to if we are to achieve better outcomes.

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A quarter of UK councils have stopped offering Meals on Wheels since 2014
A quarter of UK councils have stopped offering Meals on Wheels since 2014

24 per cent of the UK’s local authorities have stopped offering a Meals on Wheels services to elderly and vulnerable people since 2014, new research has revealed. 

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More beans for your buck: Adding value to parks
More beans for your buck: Adding value to parks

Gillian Morgan of Sustain, discusses the value of food growing in parks ahead of their new joint publication with Shared Assets.

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Taking housing to the max
Taking housing to the max

Larissa Reid, Executive Director at Brighton and Hove City Council talks us through the steps her council is taking to maximise its existing housing stock and improve housing quality.

 

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Promoting excellence in public services

APSE (Association for Public Service Excellence) is a not for profit unincorporated association working with over 300 councils throughout the UK. Promoting excellence in public services, APSE is the foremost specialist in local authority frontline services, hosting a network for frontline service providers in areas such as waste and refuse collection, parks and environmental services, cemeteries and crematorium, environmental health, leisure, school meals, cleaning, housing and building maintenance.

           

 

          

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