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HM Revenue & Customs

Registration call for Self Assessment newcomers

04 December 2012 10:05

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) is issuing a call to all Self Assessment newcomers preparing to send a tax return online for the first time – make sure you register for HMRC’s online services well in advance, so you have plenty of time to file your return.

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UK Trade & Investment

New Regional Director for UK Trade & Investment West Midlands

04 December 2012 09:54

From Sydney to Solihull: Paul Noon brings wealth of experience from postings across the globe to help West Midlands firms

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HM Revenue & Customs

Microwave tobacco smuggling ring smashed

03 December 2012 17:01

Ten people have been arrested in a series of co-ordinated raids in the UK and Luxembourg during an investigation into a suspected £50 million tax fraud by an international tobacco smuggling ring. The gang is believed to have used microwave ovens and other white goods to smuggle tonnes of illegal tobacco into the UK.

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Highways Agency

Traffic bulletin: M4 Junctions 22 to 21 remain closed following a serious incident.

03 December 2012 12:43

Road users are advised the eastbound M4 between junctions 22 and 20 remains closed following a serious incident earlier today.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks for M25: Monday 3 December to Sunday 9 December

03 December 2012 12:30

A traffic management summary for both new and ongoing work

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Health and Safety Executive

ROYSTON WORKER LOSES FINGERS ON UNGUARDED POWER HAMMER

03 December 2012 12:13

A multinational precious metals and chemical company has appeared in court after an employee sustained a serious hand injury at a plant in Royston, Hertfordshire.

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HM Treasury

New government clampdown on tax dodgers

03 December 2012 11:56

The Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, and the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, have today announced new action to clamp down on tax dodgers.

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Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

Boost for UK automotive supply chains

03 December 2012 11:30

UKTI logo Automotive Council UK

The Government has set up a unique opportunity so global car manufacturers can meet UK companies to identify further opportunities to invest in this country and localise supply chains.

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Health and Safety Executive

Chorley bottling firm in court over forklift injuries

03 December 2012 10:09

A bottling firm in Chorley has appeared in court after one of its employees was injured while being lifted on the prongs on a forklift truck.

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Highways Agency

Traffic bulletin: serious collision – M1 southbound (J5 to J4) closed in Hertfordshire

03 December 2012 07:15

The Highways Agency is advising road users that the M1 southbound between junctions 5 and 4 in Hertfordshire is closed this morning (December 3) following a serious collision and drivers are being asked to use alternative routes.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in the East of England - Monday 3– Sunday 9 December 2012

30 November 2012 17:14

The following information summarises the work being carried out this coming week. It is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in the East of England - Monday 3– Sunday 9 December 2012

30 November 2012 17:14

The following information summarises the work being carried out this coming week. It is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in Kent and Sussex: Monday 3 December – Sunday 9 December

30 November 2012 16:35

A traffic management summary for both new and ongoing work

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in Central Southern England: Monday 3 December – Sunday 9 December 2012

30 November 2012 16:30

A traffic management summary for both new and ongoing work

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Health and Safety Executive

Leeds print firm fined

30 November 2012 16:26

A Leeds printing business has been prosecuted for regularly putting its workers in danger during routine stocktaking at its factory in Wortley.

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Health and Safety Executive

Safety failings blamed for worker's injury

30 November 2012 16:20

A West Yorkshire firm has been fined after an employee had a thumb and finger shattered when his hand was drawn into dangerous moving parts of a printing press.

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Highways Agency

No more daytime roadworks on the M1 in Bedfordshire

30 November 2012 16:19

- Testing of variable speed limits and hard shoulder running this Sunday, 2 December (subject to weather conditions) -

The temporary 50mph speed limit on the M1 between junctions 11 (Luton – north) and 12 (Toddington) in Bedfordshire is planned to be fully removed by tomorrow morning, Saturday 1 December.

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Highways Agency

Check before you travel advice in Lancashire and Cumbria with freezing rain possible

30 November 2012 16:04

Drivers in north Lancashire and Cumbria are being advised by the Highways Agency to check weather and traffic conditions before setting out on journeys overnight and tomorrow morning (Saturday 1 December).

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Highways Agency

Traffic bulletin: Northbound A3 closed overnight in Hampshire

30 November 2012 16:00

Road users are advised that the northbound A3 will be closed near Clanfield in Hampshire overnight tomorrow (Saturday 1 December).

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Highways Agency

North East roadworks update 1 – 7 December 2012

30 November 2012 15:29

A1 Western Bypass, Kingston Park
Slight delays are expected overnight on the A1 at Kingston Park for survey works. There will be one lane open southbound between 8pm and 6am. The works will take place 3 – 5 December.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in the East Midlands; Monday 3 December to Sunday 9 December

30 November 2012 14:45

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Highways Agency

Weekly Summary of Roadworks in Devon and Cornwall from 2 December to 8 December

30 November 2012 14:36

The following works are planned on the Highways Agency network:

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in West Midlands – 3 December to 9 December 2012

30 November 2012 14:02

The information provided in this report is correct as of the above date but could be subject to change due to weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances.

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Highways Agency

Weekly summary of roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire - Friday 30 November –9 December 2012

30 November 2012 12:50

Summary of roadworks in Bath, Bristol, Dorset, Gloucestershire, Somerset and Wiltshire.

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