Category Archives: The Voice Online

  • HIRING: Independent Member at The Cabinet Office

    HIRING: Independent Member at The Cabinet Office

    THE CABINET Office are looking for an independent member to join the House of Lords Appointments Commission The House of Lords Appointments Commission (HOLAC) is an independent non-departmental public body with advisory functions, established by the Prime Minister in May 2000. The Commission recommends individuals for appointment as non-party-political…

  • New measures to protect vulnerable workers’ rights

    New measures to protect vulnerable workers’ rights

    Image Text: WORKPLACE REFORMS: Business Secretary Greg Clark BUSINESS SECRETARY Greg Clark has hailed a new era for British workers after new measures ushered in the biggest package of workplace reforms for over 20 years. The package of reforms are outlined in the Good Work Plan, the Government’s response…

  • Windrush campaign group calls for greater transparency

    Windrush campaign group calls for greater transparency

    Image Text: CONCERNED: Campaign group Windrush Movement is calling on the Jamaican government to be more transparent over the situation A GROUP campaigning for victims of the Windrush immigration scandal to get justice is calling on the Jamaican government to be more transparent. Windrush Movement has written to Jamaica’s…

  • Job vacancy: Special events manager with Farm Africa

    Job vacancy: Special events manager with Farm Africa

    Image Text: JOB VACANCY: International NGO Farm Africa is looking for a special events manager Company: Farm Africa Role: Special Events Manager Location: London, Barbican Duration and hours: Full time and permanent Salary: £34,000 – £37,000 This is an exciting opportunity to make your mark in a dynamic organisation…

  • Mixed-sex races added to relay games

    Mixed-sex races added to relay games

    Image Text: CONTEST: America’s Sharika Nelvis jumping hurdles ATHLETES FROM all over the world have thrown their support behind the decision to include two new events to the programme of the IAAF World Relays. A mixed 2x2x400m relay and mixed shuttle hurdles relay have been added to the sporting…

  • The Winter’s Tale makes National Theatre return

    The Winter’s Tale makes National Theatre return

    Image Text: MODERN TAKE ON A CLASSIC: Cast of The Winter’s Tale in rehearsals FOLLOWING A sold out run at the Dorfman Theatre in 2018, The Winter’s Tale by William Shakespeare returns to the National Theatre this February. Adapted by Justin Audibert for primary-age children and directed by Ruth…

  • NBA legend still having a ball

    NBA legend still having a ball

    Image Text: IN CONVERSATION: Shawn Marion NEW YORK Knicks take on the Washington Wizards at London’s O2 on Thursday, January 17. Some of sport’s biggest names will be courtside as the NBA’s finest do battle. In town to promote the game was NBA legend Shawn Marion who played for…

  • Carlos Acosta CBE: New director of Birmingham Royal Ballet

    Carlos Acosta CBE: New director of Birmingham Royal Ballet

    Image Text: PICTURED: Carlos Acosta CBE BIRMINGHAM ROYAL Ballet has announced that internationally renowned ballet dancer Carlos Acosta CBE has been appointed as its new director. The appointment follows an open competition and extensive international search byBirmingham Royal Ballet Board, supported by an expert panel of leading figures inthe…