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Resource Library

Below you will find useful information across a range of information governance areas which will include web links, templates, codes of practice etc.

Information Sharing

Information Management

Information Security and Risk Management

Roles and Responsibilities

Information Legislation

Useful Contacts

Name Email Telephone Web
WEISF 033301 30690  
Information Commissioners Office 0303 123 1113
National Archive Link to contact form 020 8876 3444
Local Government Association N/A


Supplier Training Courses Consultancy
NHS IG Training Tool  
Act Now Training
Amberhawk Training
National Archives Training  


Horizon Scanning

June 2019

NHS data is worth billions – but who should have access to it? (The Guardian, 10/06/2019)

Big tech firms cannot be trusted with anonymous NHS data, survey suggests (ITV News, 08/06/2019)

NHS Laptop, Mobile Theft Rises Dramatically (Silicon, 06/06/2019)

Restorative Justice Caseworker prosecuted for sending sensitive data to own email (ICO Website, 06/06/2019)

Two Birmingham NHS workers fined for data protection breaches (ICO Website, 18/03/2019)


And from further afield…

·         MI5's use of personal data was 'unlawful', says watchdog (BBC News, 11/06/2019)

·         Microsoft deletes massive face recognition database (BBC News, 07/06/2019)

·         Cyber-thieves turn to 'invisible net' to set up attacks (BBC News, 07/06/2019)

·         Former customer services officer fined after unlawfully accessing personal data (ICO Website, 07/06/2019)


All items here are shared for your interest/use.