Press Releases

Europe is struggling to deliver improved living and working conditions for all

Jul 14, 2014 09:42 BST Eurofound Eurofound’s fifth annual yearbook, Living and working in Europe, based on the Agency’s research from 2013, describes developments in the EU in the wake of the crisis, focusing on major topic areas including changes in labour markets and employment, efforts to tackle youth unemployment, innovation in workplaces and public trust in institutions.

Jun 20, 2014 09:57 BST Eurofound In cooperation with the Greek Presidency of the Council of the European Union, Eurofound is organising a high-level conference Social Dialogue as a driver in shaping and improving employment and working conditions in the EU in Athens on Monday 23 June 2014. Keynote speakers include Nobel Price winner Sir Christopher Pissarides and Ioannis Vroutsis, Minister of Labour, Social Security and Welfare.


Jun 13, 2014 15:01 BST Finegreen It’s two major awards in a week for top recruitment company Finegreen Associates who have just picked up the 2104 Best Business Award for Small-Medium Sized Business – to add to earlier success in this year’s prestigious Health Investor awards.


Jun 12, 2014 10:00 BST Finegreen Recruitment consultancy Finegreen Associates has been named Recruiter of the Year for the second year running at the prestigious national Health Investor Awards.

USE YOUR TICKS ON H66 - FINEGREEN at NHS Confed this week.

Jun 02, 2014 10:00 BST Finegreen Have your say about the challenges and changes confronting today’s NHS – against the background of the Francis Report and appointment of new Chief executive Simon Stevens. That’s the invitation being made to delegates attending Finegreen's stand (H66) at this year’s NHS Confederation Conference, in the form of a comprehensive survey covering burning health issues of the day.

Aspire calls on MEPs and candidates to commit to supporting the European Accessibility Act

May 15, 2014 16:43 BST Aspire On Global Accessibility Awareness Day and in the lead up to the European elections Aspire, a national charity that provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, is calling for all UK political parties to commit to supporting the European Accessibility Act.

The Digital Death Survey 2014 is Released

May 14, 2014 10:42 BST DeadSocial DeadSocial have launched the Digital Death Survey 2014. It addresses death and grieving in today's online and connected world. The results from this short survey will be made into a public report and be free to access.

“The Reluctant Heroes” photography exhibition to be held on Spinal Injuries Awareness Day at the Aspire National Training Centre

May 14, 2014 09:14 BST Aspire Loughborough University’s Peter Harrison Centre for Disability Sport is hosting a unique photography exhibition entitled “The Reluctant Heroes” on Spinal Cord Injuries Awareness Day, Friday 16th May. The guest speaker at the event will be former GB Paralympian Andy Barrow. It will be held at the Aspire National Training Centre in Stanmore and will be open to the public from 2pm to 4pm.

May 12, 2014 16:23 BST Aspire On FRIDAY 16TH MAY Spinal Injuries Together, a group of the UK’s five major Spinal Cord Injury charities, will be joining forces to raise awareness of the life-changing effects of a spinal cord injury.

Brian Carlin’s 12 hour spinathon raises over £3,000

Apr 30, 2014 16:13 BST Aspire Brian Carlin, CEO of Aspire, the national charity that provides practical help to people who have been paralysed by Spinal Cord Injury, successfully completed his 12 hour spinathon yesterday, raising over £3,000 for the charity.