The Queen's Speech formed part of the State Opening of Parliament
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Queen’s Speech 2015: Plans for repeal of Human Rights Act “on hold”

The new Conservative Government has seemingly delayed its proposed plans to replace the Human Rights Act with a British Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. While many of the Conservative’s General Election Manifesto commitments appeared in the legislative agenda, t...
Posted On 27 May 2015
Mark Beadle: CEO at Emprise Services plc
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Mark Beadle takes on CEO’s role at Emprise Services plc as Howard Sharp rejoins the business

Support services provider Emprise Services plc has appointed Mark Beadle as CEO and Howard Sharp as chief financial officer in addition to making a number of other key appointments for the business which presently boasts a turnover of circa £80 million and employs around 5,000...
Posted On 27 May 2015
Cifas reports that cases of identity fraud have risen by close to 30% in the first quarter of 2015
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Cifas Fraudscape study shows 27% rise in identity fraud during first quarter of 2015

New data shows that identity fraud was the dominant fraud threat in the first quarter of 2015. 34,151 confirmed instances of identity fraud have been recorded by Cifas, the UK’s Fraud Prevention Service, representing a 27% increase from the same period of the previous year...
Posted On 27 May 2015
Graham Orme of BRE Global
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BRE director Graham Orme appointed Chairman of the European Fire & Security Group

The European Fire & Security Group (EFSG) has appointed Graham Orme, director at BRE Global, as Chairman for a three-year term of office. The EFSG is an association of established certification bodies in Europe specialising in the fire and security sectors. It provides a...
Posted On 27 May 2015
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Gartner report details ongoing growth for security software market across 2014

Worldwide security software revenue totalled $21.4 billion in 2014, representing a 5.3% increase from the 2013 revenue total of $20.3 billion. That’s the main finding of the latest analysis conducted by Gartner. Low growth in endpoint protection platforms and a decline in...
Posted On 27 May 2015
Carl Meason
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Leading professionals earn key promotions at Unipart Security Solutions

Unipart Security Solutions has announced the key promotions of Carl Meason (to director of electronics), Andi Hayes (to the role of general manager for security guarding) and Steve Mowatt (who becomes quality, compliance and training manager). Carl Meason joined the Unipart...
Posted On 27 May 2015