Monthly Archives: July 2012

Women In The Board Room

The Parliamentary Yearbook has been following closely the Government’s drive to increase the proportion of women in British boardrooms and will be publishing the results in the next edition In February this year David Cameron warned that the lack of … Continue reading

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‘Make It In Great Britain’ — Transforming The Uk’s Manufacturing Sector

The Parliamentary Yearbook is monitoring progress on the coalition government’s proposals to drive a sustained manufacturing revival. Since July 2011, a number of initiatives with associated funding have been implemented. On the 25 October last year, the government called upon … Continue reading

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Solar Energy Feed-In Tariffs

Earlier this year the Parliamentary Information Office of the Parliamentary Yearbook reported on the Government’s plans for detailed consultations with industry and consumers over the planned changes to the feed-in tariff scheme for solar energy. This will form part of … Continue reading

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Mps Report Says Health Impact Of Alcohol Misuse “Insidious And Pervasive

The Parliamentary Information Office of the Parliamentary Yearbook has been monitoring progress in Government policy relating to alcohol misuse for major features on the topic in the next edition of the publication Today the House of Commons Health Select Committee … Continue reading

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Growth Boosting Railway Upgrade

Recently the Parliamentary Information Office of the Parliamentary Yearbook has been reporting on the Government’s plans for railway upgrades including plans for High Speed 2. Improvements to our transport infrastructure will form part of a major feature in the next … Continue reading

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Lobbying: Access And Influence In Whitehall

Over this and previous administrations, the Parliamentary Information Office of the Parliamentary Yearbook is, with constitutional pundits generally, following closely the proposed regulation of lobbyists in Westminster In January 2009 the House of Commons Public administration Select Committee published its … Continue reading

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Draft Energy Bill Report

As part of its ongoing reports on the Government’s energy and climate change policy the Parliamentary Information Office of the Parliamentary Yearbook has been monitoring progress on the draft energy bill. This will form part of a major feature on … Continue reading

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