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New funding announced to support smart meter rollout

18/5/2016 A new fund launches today, open to applications from not-for-profit organisations who can help engage people and communities across Britain with information about how to get and use smart meters.

DECC seeks industry views on Heat in Building programme

DECC (The Department for Energy & Climate Change) have launched an open Government programme on Heat in Buildings and are looking for industry views. To find out more please visit https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/heat-in-buildings

Welsh Government announces new independent Regulatory Board for Wales

25/1/16 Welsh Government has today announced the members of the new independent Regulatory Board for Wales. You can read the full statement on Welsh Government’s website. Stuart Ropke, Group Chief Executive of Community Housing Cymru, said: ‘We called for a fully independent Regulatory Board for Wales at our Governance Conference last February, and we are delighted […]

Corporate AGSM member Places for People wins NHIC Award Gas Safety in Social Housing award

Places for People has been awarded the ‘Gas Safety in Social Housing’ award at the annual National Home Improvement Council (NHIC) awards. The Group’s Property Maintenance Division (PMD) was presented with its award at a luncheon hosted by NHIC President, Baroness Maddock in London on Thursday 12 November. The award recognises the Group’s excellence in […]

Winners of AGSM Supplier Excellence Awards announced at glittering Dinner

4/11/15 The Winners of  the AGSM Supplier Excellence Awards 2015 were announced at a glittering Dinner at the National Motorcycle Museum last night. 230 guests from across the gas industry, who work in the social housing sector, gathered to celebrate Excellence, Innovation and Collaboration at a new Awards event. Members of the Association of Gas […]

AGSM & CORGI pledge support for Gas Safety Week

14/9/15 The AGSM & CORGI Technical Services have pledge their support for Gas Safety Week Running from 14th to 20th September 2015, Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week that aims to raise awareness of gas safety and the importance of taking care of your gas appliances. Twenty three million households in United Kingdom, Isle […]

Gas Safety Week – 14th – 20th September 2015 – what are you doing?

Gas Safety Week runs from 14th – 20th September 2015. Gas Safety Week is an annual safety week to raise awareness of gas safety across the UK. It is co-ordinated by Gas Safe Register with support from the gas industry including retailers, manufacturers, consumer bodies and the public. Be part of this year’s campaign – join people and organisations […]

Gas Access Campaigners meet HSE, HCA & Government stakeholders

July 2015 The leaders of the Gas Access Campaign, who want a change in the law to improve gas safety for millions of people, met with the HSE (Health & Safety Executive), HCA (Homes & Communities Agency) and other Government stakeholders at a meeting in Westminster in July 2015 to discuss the campaign proposals. Claire […]