Last minute GDPR

The Information Commissioner’s Officer has published its guidance on consent, one of the central planks of the new GDPR regulations. You can find this on the ICO website.  There is also a blog there, expanding on the guidance, and exploring more myths that have...

Housing benefit for 18-21s

The Government policy has changed regarding the provision of Housing Benefit to young people aged 18-21.  Where before, this group was not eligible for Housing Benefit, with a small number of exceptions.  The policy is now that ALL 18-21 year-olds will be eligible to...

Lottery funding for fuel poverty

4,000 Cornish households which are struggling to heat their homes will be helped to achieve warmer, healthier homes with more manageable energy bills thanks to a new project by the Truro-based charity Community Energy Plus. The charity has been given £318,000 by the...