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2018

A first-class service for family and friends
A first-class service for family and friends

We spoke to Stephanie Warne, Strategic Projects Business Officer at South Tyneside Council, about their pioneering building cleaning service.

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Planning deregulation reduces local authorities’ ability to secure affordable homes as homelessness rises
Planning deregulation reduces local authorities’ ability to secure affordable homes as homelessness rises

A new report published by APSE researched and written by the TCPA finds that a lack of investment in genuine affordable housing alongside deregulation of planning is reducing local authorities’ ability to secure the homes the nation needs.

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McCann officially unveiled as an approved partner of the Association for Public Service Excellence
McCann officially unveiled as an approved partner of the Association for Public Service Excellence

Nottingham-based civil and electrical engineering firm McCann is celebrating the news that the company has been officially named as an approved partner of the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE).

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ECO funding made easy
ECO funding made easy

APSE Energy and YES Energy Solutions have produced the publication "ECO funding for local authorities: A simple guide to the Government’s ECO scheme" to promote awareness of the continued ECO arrangements and upcoming consultation.

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The Association for Public Service Excellence presents ‘Future Communities: Greener, Cleaner, Smarter’, A collaboration with ITN Productions
The Association for Public Service Excellence presents ‘Future Communities: Greener, Cleaner, Smarter’, A collaboration with ITN Productions

In a unique communications partnership, The Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) and ITN Productions are producing a news and long-form current affairs-style programme highlighting APSE’s vision to encourage healthy, environmentally friendly and smart solutions for local communities.

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Discover how councils can meet the energy challenge
Discover how councils can meet the energy challenge

APSE Energy’s is delighted to announce the launch of its new publication “Energy across the authority: How local authorities are using assets to develop the energy agenda.”  

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The brightest and best in highways services light up Blackpool
The brightest and best in highways services light up Blackpool

Announcing the winners of this year’s Highways, Street Lighting and Winter Maintenance Innovation Awards as well as the Highways and Street Lighting Apprentice Award.

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Apprentices with bright futures bound for Blackpool
Apprentices with bright futures bound for Blackpool

Announcing the finalists of this year's Highways and Street Lighting Apprentice Awards.

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Multi-million pound Aberdeen development uses hydrogen fuel cell plant equipment
Multi-million pound Aberdeen development uses hydrogen fuel cell plant equipment

Taylor Construction Plant Ltd (TCP) Ecolite TH200 LED Lighting Tower helped to light up the construction site of the new Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) during the winter months. The product, which uses BOC’s HYMERA® fuel cell as a sustainable power source, was hired to provide the best possible illumination with zero emissions.

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The state of the States: Benchmarking in America
The state of the States: Benchmarking in America

After delivering his presentation at the Performance Networks Seminar in Blackpool, we spoke to Gerald Young, Senior Management Associate at the International City/County Management Association, about the challenges of benchmarking stateside.

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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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