Monthly Archives: May 2013

Changes to the Disclosure and Barring Service come in on 17th June 2013

May 24, 2013

There will be significant changes to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) as from Monday 17th June 2013. The long awaited introduction of portable certificates which can be used with one or more organisation will start on that day; this is to be known as the DBS Update Service. Certificates issued after that date will

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New course could be a life saver for Haverhill students

May 20, 2013

Samuel Ward Academy Students received Save A Life certificates and Food Safety qualifications as part of the school’s enrichment programme. Year seven and eight pupils completed the online Food Safety Certificate and took part in an afternoon of first aid training, gaining them the Save A Life qualification. Elaine Hewes from Community Action Suffolk –

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Community energy buying scheme heralded a success

May 16, 2013

Community Action Suffolk’s participation in the Cheaper Energy Together (CET) project has lead to over 500 households registering with the scheme and so far approximately 70 have switched electricity and/or gas suppliers and saved themselves an average of £164 each. There will be another ‘reverse auction’ and further details will be published on our community

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Halesworth Food & Drink Fair

May 10, 2013

Halesworth Food & Drink Fair, Thoroughfare, 23/6/13 10 am – 4 pm. There is still time to book a stall Contact Jo Crampton, 01986 872345 twitter @ehippies Please follow and like us and share our news and blog posts:

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