Public services ahead of business when it comes to service design

Professor Clive Grinyer, head of service design at the Royal College of Art on collaborations with Cabinet Office, MoJ and local authorities...Read more

Councils need to beware of fraud in distributing £30bn to SMEs says Cifas

The organisation behind the national Fighting Fraud and Corruption Locally Strategy sets out threats and counter measures...Read more

Covid-19 turns waste collection upside down prompting innovative response

Businesses made idle by closure of commercial premises are being enabled to support hard-pressed domestic collections  ...Read more

World Wide Waste 3/3: our digital consumption is out of control

This third programme based on Gerry McGovern's new book looks at the damage done by the digital mindset (more, cheap, now, throwaway, ‘free’)...Read more

Coronavirus impact on care sector follows years of low status and neglect

Karolina Gerlich describes current pressures on care workers roots of which lie in years of failure to resolve the sector’s status and funding...Read more

World Wide Waste 2/3: business is squandering digital’s green potential

Our second programme based on Gerry McGovern's new book looks at corporate IT and digital practices that accelerate environmental damage...Read more

World Wide Waste 1/3: doing it online is good for the environment - right?

West Midlands ADASS priorities 2020/21: the view pre-Coronavirus

Online self-assessment for local authority social care support in prospect by Autumn

Social care and NHS innovation leaders in West Midlands launch digital and data-sharing collaboration

ARCHIVE VIDEO: making a difference with data: Sheffield 2015

Undergrad to digital care entrepreneur: how grandfather’s diagnosis inspired development of home monitoring hub

The ‘tech’ of data sharing is easy: getting agreement between different parties in the system is the hard bit

Tech & care: perspectives from Skills for Care, NHS Digital and CQC