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Blair pledges long-term manufacturing support

18 Sep 2001

The Prime Minister was set to offer government support to manufacturing
staff made redundant by the deepening recession in his...

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HR plays major role in Ulster police overhaul

11 Sep 2001

The first civilian head of HR at the Royal Ulster Constabulary started work
last week and will be central to...

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Report puts gender top of agenda for the police

4 Sep 2001

Police HR directors have been urged to embrace a new equality project which
is hoped will improve the recruitment and...

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Manufacturing demand weakens

30 Aug 2001

Demand for manufactured goods at home and abroad has
weakened since the start of the year and the outlook for...

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Police launch ‘gender agenda’

22 Aug 2001

A
project to promote the role of female officers in the police was launched in
Birmingham yesterday.
Home
Office minister...

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Lennox Lewis heads drive for black and Asian police officers

8 Aug 2001

Boxer Lennox Lewis is spearheading a new police recruitment
drive amid concerns that some forces are failing to hire enough...

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CBI predicts 29,000 manufacturing jobs to go by September

7 Aug 2001

The CBI estimates that 29,000 UK manufacturing jobs will have
been lost between July and September this year.
According to...

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Manufacturing sector slips into recession

6 Aug 2001

Figures published today by the Office for National
Statistics suggest that British manufacturing has slipped into recession.
Manufacturing output has...

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Manufacturing jobs to go unless interest rates cut

31 Jul 2001

Over 100,000 manufacturing jobs are at risk unless the Bank
of England cuts interest rates, claims the TUC.
Its The...

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Police numbers to hit 130,000, claims Blunkett

28 Jun 2001

Home Secretary David Blunkett last night pledged to have at
least 130,000 police officers on the beat “within the lifetime...

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Midlands police force seeking gay recruits

15 Jun 2001

Northamptonshire
Police Force has launched a gay and lesbian recruitment drive to help fill 100
vacancies.
A
gay advice centre...

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Midlands police force launches innovative recruitment drive

12 Jun 2001

Warwickshire
Police has launched a recruitment drive aimed at increasing its representation
of ethnic minorities and women in the force....

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Manufacturing figures fuel recession speculation

8 Jun 2001

UK manufacturing output  fell by 0.9
per cent in April, according to the Office for National Statistics. The figure represents...

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Police moonlighting put under scrutiny

7 Jun 2001

Scotland Yard is launching an
investigation into police officers who have unregistered outside business
interests.
A report in today’s The...

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Police recruit high numbers

1 May 2001

The number of police recruits who entered residential training last year
rose by 77 per cent, according to latest figures....

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