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2020

Build Back Greener
Build Back Greener

APSE’s latest online Policy Seminar explored both the strategic environmental issues emerging from Government administrations across the UK, as well as the factors that will influence climate action at a frontline service level. 

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Bringing the benefits of underground bins to the UK
Bringing the benefits of underground bins to the UK

Liverpool City Council, in partnership APSE Solutions, has published an Invitation to Tender for firms to be included on a ground breaking framework for the supply of Underground Refuse Systems.

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All change with reorganisation?
All change with reorganisation?

As reorganisation raises its head, APSE’s Mo Baines explores the issues that are once again back on the agenda.

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The Grand old City of York, It has a ten year plan...
The Grand old City of York, It has a ten year plan...

York City’s Ten Year City Plan is a long-term strategy to improve the lives of everyone who lives, works and studies in the city. Cllr Keith Aspden, Leader of City of York Council,  discusses placing health, well-being and climate action at the heart of the Council’s COVID recovery plans.

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Responding to Public Health Act Funerals
Responding to Public Health Act Funerals

Rebecca Morgan, Bereavement and Business Support Officer at South Staffordshire Council, outlines her team’s  approach to the thorny issue of public health funerals in the early stages of the pandemic.

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Luton Council to launch new recruitment venture for temporary agency staff with Kent Commercial Services
Luton Council to launch new recruitment venture for temporary agency staff with Kent Commercial Services

Steve Wilson, Director of Collaboration and Development at Commercial Services Group (wholly owned by Kent County Council) looks at the emergence of the in-house model for Interim and Temporary staffing.

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Keeping the plates spinning
Keeping the plates spinning

Katie Woods, Catering Development Officer at Derbyshire County Council explains how her team has maintained its high standards in service delivery throughout the pandemic. 

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AceOn leads way in helping public sector tackle climate change
AceOn leads way in helping public sector tackle climate change

The pioneering AceOn Group – a newly-approved official partner of APSE Energy – is to showcase cutting-edge energy technology which could play a major role in helping local authorities and housing associations to meet their climate change targets.

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At a crossroads: Building foundations for healthy communities
At a crossroads: Building foundations for healthy communities

A new report published by APSE, researched and written by the TCPA, is calling on the Government to put public health at the heart of housing delivery; empowering local decision-makers to create healthy and high-quality places. 

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#saveleisure
#saveleisure

#saveleisure is a digital campaign run by Community Leisure UK, ukactive, CIMSPA and supported by APSE, Swim England, Swim Wales and many other partners. 

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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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