Wednesday, 06 July 2022

Way To Work is just the job for employers and candidates

Way To Work is just the job for employers and candidates

GOVERNMENT FEATURE: The Way to Work initiative aims to get 500,000 unemployed workers into jobs by the end of June. It’s part of ambitious UK Government plans to turbo-charge our national recovery from COVID-19. At the centre of this initiative is Jobcentre Plus.

Now’s time to consider a career in the Civil Service

Now’s time to consider a career in the Civil Service

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: Forget bowler hats and briefcases, the Civil Service has moved on from the days of Jim Hacker and Sir Humphrey Appleby in TV sitcom Yes Minister. The modern Civil Service is a vibrant and varied working environment, offering opportunities for employees from all walks of life. We talk to staff working in different departments about the diverse jobs they
undertake.

‘We changed our minds and got our COVID jabs’

‘We changed our minds and got our COVID jabs’

There are still thousands of people who have not yet had their vaccinations. Some are scared of needles and others believe that two doses are enough or because they have had COVID-19 they do not need a jab.

Experts reveal the facts about Omicron Variant

Experts reveal the facts about Omicron Variant

Latest COVID-19 variant Omicron is highly infectious and still spreading. It is more important than ever we all get vaccinated to ...

There’s a legion of help in fight against COVID-19

There’s a legion of help in fight against COVID-19

Getting your booster jab remains the best way to protect yourself and your loved ones against COVID-19 - and many of our armed forces ...

Give them some life-saving presents this Christmas

Give them some life-saving presents this Christmas

GOVERNMENT ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: The greatest gifts we can give our loved ones this festive period are vaccinations, taking tests, ...

Enjoy a wonderful – and safe – holiday season!

Enjoy a wonderful – and safe – holiday season!

Face coverings – To protect yourself and others, face coverings must be worn in shops and on public transport.

The festive season – traditionally a time to mix with family and friends – is almost upon us.  As we come close to ‘the most wonderful ...

Christmas wishes to our readers from Henley Standard advertisers

Christmas wishes to our readers from Henley Standard advertisers

The Henley Standard's Think Local campaign celebrates the best of independent and local organisations around South Oxfordshire. Our ...

Flu and COVID-19: your double jab questions answered

Flu and COVID-19: your double jab questions answered

GOVERNMENT ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: This winter we face a double threat from COVID-19 and flu. To help combat their spread, free ...

Advice for autumn and winter? It’s a breath of fresh air!

Advice for autumn and winter? It’s a breath of fresh air!

GOVERNMENT ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: “Remain vigilant” are the UK Government’s stay safe watchwords as autumn and winter approach. ...

Covid jab – young ’uns go for it!

Covid jab – young ’uns go for it!

GOVERNMENT ADVERTISING FEATURE: After a highly successful roll-out of the vaccine programme for UK adults and the vulnerable, all ...

Travelling abroad has changed

Travelling abroad has changed

The pandemic has changed the way we travel abroad. The Government has put in place a traffic light system – green, amber, red – ...

Business support, just the job

Business support, just the job

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: Let’s get back to work! Whether you want to get a foot on the first step of the ladder, have been made ...

Bride’s big day just got even better but we still need to do things safe

Bride’s big day just got even better but we still need to do things safe

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: The limit on the number of people at weddings and wakes has been lifted ... but we need to remember the rules ...

Stay safe as we enjoy hugs and pubs again in latest easing of restrictions

Stay safe as we enjoy hugs and pubs again in latest easing of restrictions

ADVERTISEMENT FEATURE: The latest easing of restrictions has brought joy to millions of us. We have been able to meet loved ones ...

More News:

Minibus trips for month

THE minibus service in Sonning Common has released its July timetable. The Fish Volunteer Centre offers shopping and leisure trips to residents who have difficulty finding their ... [more]

 

Community ‘shed’ plan delayed

PLANS for a community “shed” in Peppard have been put back to next year. It will be erected in the car park at the War Memorial Hall as a safe place for people to meet, chat and ... [more]

 

WI coffee

A COFFEE morning organised by Sonning Common WI will be held at the village hall on Wednesday from 10.30am to noon. As well as tea, coffee and biscuits, there will be a tombola ... [more]

 

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