Change of vehicle exit at St Helens Cemetery tomorrow

As a result of maintenance work due to be carried out on the Crematorium building this weekend, vehicle exit from St Helens Cemetery will be via Hard Lane from 8:00am tomorrow morning(Saturday 12 August). Diversion signage will be in place around the cemetery. Pedestrian entry and exit will be as normal. Work may carry over … Read more

A ‘new, positive and constructive’ partnership with the European Union

The government has published its plan for ‘a new, positive and constructive’ partnership in the mutual interest of the UK and the EU. The government has today published its plan for ‘a new, positive and constructive’ partnership in the mutual interest of the UK and the EU, with a White Paper presented to Parliament. The document, … Read more

Pensions Minister moves to create exit charges equality

Plans to cap early exit charges for occupational pensions will ensure people are not unfairly penalised for accessing their savings early. New plans to bring in a cap on early exit charges for occupational pensions have been announced by the Minister for Pensions today. They will ensure that people are not unfairly penalised for accessing … Read more

Pensions Minister calls for exit charges cap across all pensions

Proposals to prevent people in occupational schemes facing exit charges for accessing their pensions early have been launched by ministers. The changes proposed will give people in occupational pension schemes access to pension freedoms without the prospect of high penalty charges and will ensure greater consistency across the pensions landscape. Minister for Pensions, Baroness Ros … Read more