Category Archives: internet

Worries over East Lancashire Remploy sites

This will have concerns across the UK for other Remploy factories, what about the reconditioned computers they restore? More disabled people to lose their jobs!  A disgrace!


By Sam Chadderton » Reporter


ALMOST 50 disabled workers could lose their jobs at a manufacturing firm, according to a union.

An independent report on the future of Remploy, which provides jobs for people with disabilities, has made a number of recommendations to help find disabled people work.

But the GMB union says that if implemented, it will mean there are no prospects of the 54 factories around the country surviving without public support.

West Mercia Police providing updates to carers to keep kids safe on line

West Mercia Police helping kids stay safe online
8:20am Friday 8th July 2011

WITH the increasing use of the internet by children, criminals are constantly finding new ways to expose them to real danger.

Which is why West Mercia Police has launched a new e-safety bulletin service, providing timely updates to parents and carers in Redditch, Bromsgrove and Droitwich from a trusted source.

Working with the Local Authority, the campaign will be communicated through schools, and parents/carers are being asked to visit to sign up.

Families and carers can go online to find help they need in Cheshire

Families and carers can go online to find help they need

3:20pm Sunday 26th June 2011

CHESHIRE East Council has launched an online service to help families and carers get the help and information they need via one website.

The online directory enables people to find family services, activities and childcare services in one place.