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Changing Places toilets to be compulsory in new public buildings

More than 250,000 severely disabled people will have greater access to public places after the government moved to make Changing Places toilets compulsory in new buildings. Changing Places toilets are larger accessible toilets for severely disabled people, with equipment such ...

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CCS FM Marketplace goes live online

The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has opened an online portal enabling buyers from both central government and the wider public sector to purchase a range of FM services, from maintenance and cleaning to security and catering. The portal has been ...

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Turner & Townsend re-appointed to Retrofit Accelerator for Workplaces programme

Turner & Townsend has been re-appointed to lead the delivery of the Mayor of London’s flagship programme Retrofit Accelerator for Workplaces. The global professional services business will continue to work with the Greater London Authority (GLA) over the next two ...

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Pagabo elects to waive framework fees for projects using COVID-19, PPN 1/20

National procurement organisation Pagabo has announced that framework fees will be waived for any projects procured via its frameworks using the government’s procurement policy note. Issued by the UK Cabinet Office on Wednesday 18 March, COVID-19, PPN 1/20 explains what procurement options are ...

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