Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Legal Milestone Reached

I’m delighted today by the news that our Members’ spend through LUPC’s legal services framework agreement has broken through the £5m mark, meaning that an estimated £1m has been saved in the process. From a standing start only 28 months … Continue reading

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The Social Impact of Procurement

I recently attended a conference given by Social Enterprise UK (SEUK) at the Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre on the South Bank.  The event was well-timed, coming as it did just weeks before the Public Services (Social Value) Act comes into … Continue reading

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I like Starbucks, but…

I like Starbucks.  That is, I like the coffee and the fact it’s a place you can work without being hassled.  And on a recent trip to Boston it was warming to get a hot chocolate in Boylston Street just … Continue reading

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