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Free Interactive Workshops - Autumn 2021

Monday, 06 September 2021

Thank you to those of you who have attended our workshops which have been a huge success. It's been great to see so many of you there.

Free Interactive Workshops - Autumn 2021

Articles & Blogs Private Client

Welcome to the Autumn 2021 Edition of Viewpoint

Monday, 06 September 2021

We take every opportunity to meet as many of you as we can so thank you to all those who have attended the workshops we have run over the last year or so, which remain a huge success.

Welcome to the Autumn 2021 Edition of Viewpoint

Articles & Blogs Pharma & Life Sciences

UK Government Unveils New Vision to Lead Changed World in Life Sciences

Thursday, 12 August 2021

The UK Government has unveiled its new Life Sciences Vision to replace and build on the 2017 Life Sciences Industrial Strategy.

UK Government Unveils New Vision to Lead Changed World in Life Sciences

Articles & Blogs Personal Injury

What Are the New Changes to Whiplash Injury Claims?

Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Did you know that if you are involved in a road traffic accident, the rules about bringing a personal injury claim may have changed.

What Are the New Changes to Whiplash Injury Claims?

Articles & Blogs Employment

Automatic Unfair Dismissal - A Reminder for Employers

Friday, 16 July 2021

This recent Employment Appeal Tribunal decision is a useful reminder to employers of the importance of conducting a fair investigation following an employee's protected disclosures and ensuring any subsequent dismissal procedure is conducted fairly.

Automatic Unfair Dismissal - A Reminder for Employers

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment

Roadmap Review, COVID-Status Certification Reports and Social Distancing Update

Friday, 16 July 2021

Following the publishing of further outcome reports on the roadmap reviews, the Prime Minister has confirmed that England will move to the final stage of easing coronavirus restrictions on 19 July.

Roadmap Review, COVID-Status Certification Reports and Social Distancing Update

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

When Can Pupils Return to Educational Visits?

Wednesday, 02 June 2021

Government guidance recognises the benefits of educational visits for children's education development, as well as their mental health and wellbeing.

When Can Pupils Return to Educational Visits?

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Can We Offer Wraparound Provision and Extra-Curricular Activities?

Wednesday, 02 June 2021

With a return to face to face teaching for pupils, schools are likely considering their provision of wraparound and extra-curricular activities.

Can We Offer Wraparound Provision and Extra-Curricular Activities?

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Can We Begin to Reopen Our Sports or Arts Facilities for Commercial Lettings?

Wednesday, 02 June 2021

We are aware that many schools have suffered financial losses under commercial lettings arrangements, whether with regards to the hire of music or drama facilities or, in most cases, sports and/or leisure facilities.

Can We Begin to Reopen Our Sports or Arts Facilities for Commercial Lettings?

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Extra-Curricular Activities and Hiring School Premises to Third Parties

Wednesday, 02 June 2021

Schools are permitted to work with external coaches, clubs and organisations for both curricular and extra-curricular activities if they are satisfied that it is safe to do so.

Extra-Curricular Activities and Hiring School Premises to Third Parties

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

What Sports Can Schools Now Offer and to Whom?

Wednesday, 02 June 2021

It is a truth universally acknowledged that physical activity supports pupils' physical and mental health and wellbeing, and schools are encouraged to incorporate a return of physical education into its curriculum.

What Sports Can Schools Now Offer and to Whom?

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Remote Learning FAQs for Academies

Tuesday, 01 June 2021

We answer to some of your most frequently asked questions surrounding remote learning.

Remote Learning FAQs for Academies

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs

Education, Health and Care Plans FAQs for Academies & MATs

Tuesday, 01 June 2021

We answer some of our most frequently asked questions surrounding Education Health and Care Plans.

Education, Health and Care Plans FAQs for Academies & MATs