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CBI Economic Brief: July 2021

25 Aug 2021

The economic recovery has continued to make progress over recent months as the roll-out of COVID-19 vaccines has allowed restrictions to gradually lift across the UK.

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CBI Releases CBI/Pertemps Labour Market Update: August 2021

25 Aug 2021

Understand the key findings from the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) labour market overview, covering employment-related statistics such as employment, unemployment, UK economic inactivity, and PAYE and hours worked data.

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Help Turn the Tide on Plastic Pollution on Southampton’s Waterways

25 Aug 2021

Ahead of Southampton International Boat Show, organisers British Marine are calling on volunteers to join a community paddle board event to help turn the tide on plastic in our waters.

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CE Marking Acceptance Extended Until 2023

25 Aug 2021

The UK Government has extended the start date for the new post-Brexit certification rules for CE (Conformité Européenne) products by 12 months.

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Have Your Say: HMRC Publishes a Consultation on Reforming the Income Tax Period for the Self-Employed

25 Aug 2021

HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has published a consultation on possible reforms to the way in which income tax is reported. The proposals change the basis period rules from a ‘current year basis’ to a ‘tax year basis’.

British Marine Social Media and Instagram Course (Social Media)

Seize the Opportunity to Maximize Your Twitter and Instagram Skills

25 Aug 2021

Looking to improve your online footprint? Sign up for the British Marine social media courses delivered by Introtweet before the Southampton International Boat Show.

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11th Hour Racing Team Releases The Sustainability Toolbox

25 Aug 2021

A sustainable transition is mission critical, but it is easy to be overwhelmed with the scale of the challenge and where to even begin. In response, The 11th Hour Racing Team (a professional offshore sailing team working on collaborative solutions for ocean health) has released a suite of guides, tools and templates called the Toolbox.

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British Marine Training Courses 2021/2022

12 Aug 2021

With the new membership year also comes the new academic year training programme. With 25 courses planned so far, developed specifically for the marine industry, we hope that you will find something interesting to book on to.

PPE at work regulations update

PPE – Change in Requirements

12 Aug 2021

The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) is making amendments to the Personal Protective Equipment at Work regulations (PPEWR) 1992. There is a consultation which aims to understand the impact on stakeholders and businesses of extending the scope of the employers’ duties under the PPEWR to workers and not only employees.

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Incentive payment of £3,000 for employers hiring a new apprentice

12 Aug 2021

Employers can apply for the payment of £3,000 for new apprentices of any age who join your organisation from 1 April 2021 to 30 September 2021.

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