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Furlough extended until March 2021

The furlough scheme is to be extended until the end of March 2021, the Chancellor announced today. It comes days…

IRIS Live: HMRC, CPD, and tips for accountants to triumph in turbulent times

Is this the most challenging time yet to be accountant? Some would argue it is. COVID and compliance burden grows…

The three big school catering trends for 2020

Last year was a comparatively slow year for school catering innovation, but as we look ahead to the rest of…

Attendance Management System Necessary For Schools

Schools in the UK spend a large amount of public money every year. And at this time of austerity, more…

The three reasons healthcare needs cashless catering (it’s not about food!)

There’s a reason healthcare institutions across the country are adopting cashless catering services, and it’s not because of food. Instead,…

Why cashless catering can help to keep allergic children safe

It’s vitally important to safeguard children with allergies – and when it comes to safeguarding, schools are on the front…

Welsh Councillors Call for Free School Meals for All

Free School Meals for all students in Wales has been called for from a group of councillors. The Anglesey audit…

Should We Reward 100% School attendance?

There will always be a need to monitor school attendance. Good attendance is fundamental to good education. So, naturally we…

What Should School Attendance Targets be?

When you think about attendance targets in schools, it’s easy to immediately think that the highest possible attendance should be…