Monthly Archives: March 2012

Royal Mail Pension Plan being “moved”

  2.21 Royal Mail Pension Plan (RMPP) – On 1 April 2012 the Government intends, subject to State aid approval, to transfer the historic liabilities of around £37.5 billion from the RMPP, a private sector pension scheme, to a newly … Continue reading

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Is Cambridgeshire “High Speed Broadband” in the box?

In today’s budget the Chancellor announced make Belfast, Birmingham, Bradford, Bristol, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Leeds, London, Manchester and Newcastle super-connected cities, as part of the £100 million investment announced at Autumn Statement 2011. By 2015 this will deliver ultrafast broadband coverage … Continue reading

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The St Ives “Greenhouse”

Visited the St Ives “Greenhouse” initiative with Huntingdonshire Business Network  #hbneco and was tremendously impressed. We were shown around by Chris Jablonski (Environment Team Leader) and Heidi Field (Education and Promotion Officer) from Huntingdonshire District Council.  A website about the project … Continue reading

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“MasterMind Groups” with Ann Hawkins 23rd March

Huntingdonshire Business Network Event  Friday 23rd March You don’t have to do it all yourself. As Mother Teresa famously told Bob Geldof, “I can’t do what you do and you can’t do what I do but together we can change the … Continue reading

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USPS White Paper on Postal Smart Card

from Paola Piscioneri Postal Operators can definitely capitalize on their traditional role of trusted intermediaries to position themselves as providers of authentication and trust in communications, commerce and transactions in the digital world. What if there was a postal “smart … Continue reading

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UK Post Office – £1.34 billion for branch network

Article from Postal Technology Magazine  http://goo.gl/CnwF0 Paula Vennells, CEO, Post Office Ltd: “This is a once-in-a-generation opportunity for the Post Office” Post Office Ltd has announced plans to transform about half of its network of 11,800 branches across the UK over … Continue reading

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Post Expo Hashtag

Post Expo this year will take place on 18/19/20 September 2012, in Brussels, Belgium.  The organisers have announced that the Hashtag will be #PostExpo and that this will be used on all Social Media. There is already a Linkedin Group and … Continue reading

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