Press Releases

Wage setting mechanisms and minimum wages under the spotlight in Europe

Mar 06, 2014 15:00 GMT Eurofound The 'Pay in Europe in the 21st century' report provides comparative time series on wage-bargaining outcomes across the EU Member States and Norway. It also investigates the different systems and levels of minimum wages in Europe at present, evaluating the implications of a hypothetical scenario of a minimum wage set at 60% of the median national wage.

Neopost inform businesses on how they can benefit from Royal Mail’s new postage tariff

Mar 05, 2014 14:06 GMT Neopost Neopost Limited, Europe’s leading supplier of mailing solutions, announced today that the price of stamps will rise from March 31st 2014. A First Class stamp will rise by 2p to 62p and Second Class will rise by 3p to 53p.

Women want Chef's, but hold the Pickles - as they reveal the sexiest male professions.

Mar 05, 2014 11:14 GMT A new study conducted by the UK's leading married dating site has revealed the male professions that women find the most attractive, and those more likely to find success when it comes to looking for romance online.

Mar 04, 2014 10:12 GMT Bury Council Residents can hear about the plans for the upcoming ParkLife concert when Prestwich Township Forum meets on Wednesday 12 March.

Mar 03, 2014 12:58 GMT Bury Council Major changes in local health services will be discussed when Bury West Township Forum meets on Thursday 13 March.

Feb 28, 2014 14:33 GMT Bury Council Health is top of the agenda when Whitefield and Unsworth Township Forum meets on Tuesday 11 March.

ESBC confirms new cabinet structure

Feb 26, 2014 16:46 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council East Staffordshire Borough Council is now in a position to communicate its new cabinet structure.

Councillor withdraws Judicial Review Claim

Feb 25, 2014 12:19 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council A Councillor who had issued Judicial Review proceedings against East Staffordshire Borough Council has withdrawn his claim shortly before it was due to be heard by the court and agreed to pay a substantial contribution towards the Council’s costs.

Feb 19, 2014 22:05 GMT Bury Council Bury Council has frozen the amount of council tax it demands from residents, it was agreed by councillors tonight (Wednesday 19 February).

Feb 18, 2014 09:02 GMT East Staffordshire Borough Council Marchington Parish Council becomes the fourteenth Parish Council to seek a designation to allow them to prepare a Neighbourhood Plan for their area.