Keith Sammonds of the Healthcare Facilities Consortium discusses how the organisation’s Benchmarking Club can help NHS FM professionals make the most of the information available to them

Ian R Fielder, CEO of the British Institute of Facilities Management, explains how FM has established itself as an acknowledged business activity

Betty Albon, corporate property officer, St Edmundsbury Borough Council and past president of the Association of Chief Estates Surveyors and Roy Gregory, chief property manager, London Borough of Redbridge and member of ACES Council discuss the better use of property

The NHS is continually evolving the way it procures buildings. Freddie Steele looks at some of the latest developments

Richard Norman, managing director of Indepth Hygiene Services Ltd, looks at why grease extract systems are a fire hazard and advises on what action to take

Keith J Sammonds, operations director for the Healthcare Facilities Consortium explains how the organisation, which recruits staff from the NHS, can assist facilities professionals

Does your site use air conditioning, heat pumps, or refrigeration? If so, you should read this

The diary of Paul Featherstone, director of Estates & Facilities at the University Hospital of South Manchester Trust

Why are hospital staff and patients still being exposed to unnecessary risks from pest infestations?


Event Diary

Following the 2017 Naylor Report into NHS estates, it has been estimated that estate upkeep costs have reached approximately £10bn in annual funding for 2019/2020.

More recently, ERIC (Estates Returns Information Collection) data collection has contained some deeply alarming news about the condition of NHS buildings and equipment.

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Flooring Matters SW Ltd

From the initial survey to the completion of the job, Flooring Matters SW Ltd provides a professi