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MoJ outsourced service workers set to strike over pay

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) is expected to be forced to close for the duration of a 48 hour strike by security guards, cleaners and receptionists between 21-23 January organised by the trade union United Voices of the World (UVW). ...

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Servest offers security advice ahead of Black Friday

With the sales surge expected this Black Friday (27 November), retailers have been warned by the National Police Chiefs’ Council to consider the security implications that come with an increase in the number of shoppers in stores. Originally an American calendar event, designed ...

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Close Protection

Britain has seen a female prime minister lead us to victory in an inter continental war. The pay gap between men and women is as small as it has ever been. Angela Merkel sits astride Europe like a colossus (at ...

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Research predicts faster growth for security market

A new report by independent market research provider, Apex Insight, has revealed that despite a hesitant economic recovery, the outsourced security guarding services market is approaching £5 billion in size. According to the research, the industry is being shaped by a number ...

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Theft in the construction sector is costing millions

With the construction industry facing £1 million in costs every day due to theft and vandalism, vacant property security specialists VPS, has recently published a special construction edition to its well-received ‘Guards versus Technology’ white paper which was issued last ...

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Shield wins at Bournemouth University

Total Security Solutions (TSS) provider, The Shield Group has been awarded a deal over the next 10 years, to provide security services at both of Bournemouth University’s campuses as the university undergoes a £138 million transformation. The £3.6 million contract, ...

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Govt consults on private security accountability goals

Plans to make private security businesses across the UK more accountable for quality and standards have been unveiled by the government. The Security Industry Authority (SIA) currently regulates the private security industry through the compulsory licensing of individuals who work ...

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CSSG wins key security contracts with ODEON Cinemas and UK Land

Croma Security Solutions Group plc (CSSG), the AIM listed total security services provider has announced two key security contract wins. The Group has secured a £250,000 contract by UK Land Plc to secure multiple sites in the north-east of the ...

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Incentive Lynx secures four-year deal at Borough Market

Borough Market, London's most renowned food market, has selected Incentive Lynx Security to be its security services provider. Under the terms of the four-year contract, Incentive Lynx will provide round the clock manned guarding services including the monitoring of CCTV systems.

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