School’s out for summer

The school term may be over, but in the north west we’re already looking forward to another successful year for our Inspiring Young People programme (previously known as Engaging our Young People). Find out more about our work with secondary schools …

Kerslake comes to Kirkham

Sir Bob Kerslake with the north west team

Did you do anything interesting last Friday? I spent the day in prison with Sir Bob Kerslake. That’s to say, I went along to HMP Kirkham, joining other civil servants who met him during his visit to the north west of England, at which he shared the message of Reform.

An engagement to remember!

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The North West Engagement network met for the first time this week (June 8). With representation from 8 departments, the future is looking rosy for the latest cross-government group. Engaging our people can be a struggle for us all. The …

Employee engagement

Employee, staff or people engagement is a hot topic at the moment. With the People Survey results suggesting engagement levels could do with some improvement, groups are forming across the country to consider how we can encourage a higher level of …