June 2014

New Flexible Working Regime

30th June 2014 saw the introduction of the new Flexible Working Regulations which will amend the current requirements for both making and considering flexible working requests under the Employment Rights Act (ERA) 1996. The new regulations will make the right to request flexible working more...

Turn Up Early to See Dr Hughes

Every blog needs a heart-warming story. Here’s mine. Richard Hughes has recently retired as a GP after working for a medical practice in Portsmouth for 32 years. He must have made an impression. At his retirement, patients queued round the block to wish him well and to offer him gifts. His secret?...