Monthly Archives: September 2012

In Praise of… John Snow

On Saturday, my daughter and I took advantage of Open House London by visiting LUPC Member the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM).    We were treated to a splendid tour by Information Services Librarian Jane Falconer (to whom … Continue reading

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A Procurement Urban Myth?

It would be lovely if this was true. Yesterday a colleague with inside knowledge of the Government Procurement Service told me that getting Sir Philip Green to undertake a review of Government spending last year was a mistake. Not because … Continue reading

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More legislation to contend with? Or a new opportunity?

Some of you may already have read about the Public Services (Social Value) Act 2012 which comes into force in January 2013.  Anyone who awards public service contracts and framework agreements needs to take note of this. On the face … Continue reading

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