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  • East Midlands Council Feeds: HS2: FROM DRAWING BOARD TO REALITY
    Council leaders from the East Midlands welcomed today’s announcement that the legislation to build phase one of HS2 between London and Birmingham has been given Royal Assent – but stressed the importance of pressing ahead with phase 2, which will link Birmingham with the East Midlands, South Yorkshire and Leeds, as soon as possible...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC HR Bulletin - January 2017
    Please find attached this month’s HR Bulletin, which contains all the key developments on HR and learning and development. The Bulletin includes an update on the exit pay cap regulation and provides details of the commercialization programme. This months article from Employment Law expert Darren Newman is on Keeping Whistleblowers...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC Meeting
    The next full East Midlands Councils meeting will take place at 10.00am on Wednesday 15th February 2017 and will be held at Nottinghamshire County Council.
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC HR Bulletin - December Edition
    Please find attached this month’s HR Bulletin, which will provide you with a single-information point on current issues and developments in HR.  As well as providing a summary of the main regional and national developments, the bulletin includes a link to the updated Green Book.  Our employment law article from Darren...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: Merry Christmas from EMC
    EMC offices will be closed from 17:00 on Thursday 22 December and will reopen on Tuesday 3 January 2017.
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: Building Homes, Reducing Homelessness - 9th Feb 2017
    East Midlands Councils and the Local Government Association have organised an event which will provide delegates the opportunity to hear from and discuss leading innovations and actions and action to 1) build homes, and 2) prevent and reduce homelessness.  For more information and to book a place please follow this link...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: EMC HR Bulletin, November 2016 Edition
    Please find attached this month’s edition of our HR Bulletin, giving you a round-up of all the latest HR developments within the region and nationally.  This edition provides information from the free event we hosted on apprenticeships earlier this month, and an update on national developments with the National Living Wage, the...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: East Midlands Local Authority Challenge 2016 - The Results
    Thursday 24 November East Midlands Councils held the first East Midlands Local Authority Challenge at Donington Race Track. 20 teams from across the East Midlands took part in the challenge and competed for the coveted prize of the Local Authority Challenge East Midlands Winner. We are pleased to announce the results below, but...
  • East Midlands Council Feeds: HS2: BRING IT ON!
    Council Leaders have strongly welcomed today’s announcement confirming the route of the new high speed rail line linking Birmingham with Leeds via the East Midlands – including a Hub Station at Toton near Nottingham, a Maintenance Depot at Staveley in Derbyshire and provision for high speed trains serving...

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The East Midlands Regional Assembly has met for the last time before being abolished.

The assembly, which had its final meeting on Friday, includes MEPs, business representatives, and local politicians nominated from councils.

It was launched in Leicester in 1998, but is now being scrapped along with seven other assemblies in England. BBC

  • HS2: FROM DRAWING BOARD TO REALITY
    Council leaders from the East Midlands welcomed today’s announcement that the legislation to build phase one of HS2 between London and Birmingham has been given Royal Assent – but stressed the importance of pressing ahead with phase 2, which will link Birmingham with the East Midlands, South Yorkshire and Leeds, as soon as possible...
  • EMC HR Bulletin - January 2017
    Please find attached this month’s HR Bulletin, which contains all the key developments on HR and learning and development. The Bulletin includes an update on the exit pay cap regulation and provides details of the commercialization programme. This months article from Employment Law expert Darren Newman is on Keeping Whistleblowers...
  • EMC Meeting
    The next full East Midlands Councils meeting will take place at 10.00am on Wednesday 15th February 2017 and will be held at Nottinghamshire County Council.
  • EMC HR Bulletin - December Edition
    Please find attached this month’s HR Bulletin, which will provide you with a single-information point on current issues and developments in HR.  As well as providing a summary of the main regional and national developments, the bulletin includes a link to the updated Green Book.  Our employment law article from Darren...
  • Building Homes, Reducing Homelessness - 9th Feb 2017
    East Midlands Councils and the Local Government Association have organised an event which will provide delegates the opportunity to hear from and discuss leading innovations and actions and action to 1) build homes, and 2) prevent and reduce homelessness.  For more information and to book a place please follow this link...
  • EMC HR Bulletin, November 2016 Edition
    Please find attached this month’s edition of our HR Bulletin, giving you a round-up of all the latest HR developments within the region and nationally.  This edition provides information from the free event we hosted on apprenticeships earlier this month, and an update on national developments with the National Living Wage, the...
  • East Midlands Local Authority Challenge 2016 - The Results
    Thursday 24 November East Midlands Councils held the first East Midlands Local Authority Challenge at Donington Race Track. 20 teams from across the East Midlands took part in the challenge and competed for the coveted prize of the Local Authority Challenge East Midlands Winner. We are pleased to announce the results below, but...
  • HS2: BRING IT ON!
    Council Leaders have strongly welcomed today’s announcement confirming the route of the new high speed rail line linking Birmingham with Leeds via the East Midlands – including a Hub Station at Toton near Nottingham, a Maintenance Depot at Staveley in Derbyshire and provision for high speed trains serving...
  • Electrification to Midland Mainline at Threat
    EMC, working with MPs and industry insiders, has learnt that there is significant threat to plans to electrify the Midland Mainline.  With a decision by the Transport Secretary of State likely very soon, MPs led by Nicky Morgan and Lilian Greenwood have secured an emergency adjournment debate (to be attended by the Transport Minister...
  • EMC HR Bulletin, October 2016 Edition
    Please find attached this month’s edition of our HR Bulletin, giving you a round-up of all the latest information of HR developments within the region and nationally.  This month we have details of a free event we are hosting on apprenticeships and a summary of, and links to, all the circulars recently issued regarding national […]