Announcements on GOV.UK


19/10/2017 06:30 PM
Speech: Nick Gibb: The importance of knowledge-based education
School Standards Minister speaks at the launch of the 'The Question of Knowledge'

19/10/2017 05:11 PM
News story: Charity Fraud Awareness Week (23 – 27 October)
During fraud awareness week we’ll be helping the charity sector become more resilient to fraud.

19/10/2017 04:09 PM
News story: Joint Communiqué between Mexico and the United Kingdom
The UK and Mexico held High Level Political Talks in London on 19 October 2017

19/10/2017 03:22 PM
Press release: Welsh Secretary: “DevOpsGuys are leading the charge in Welsh digital transformation”
Alun Cairns supports opening of tech start-up’s new Cardiff HQ

19/10/2017 03:22 PM
Press release: Latest NCMP data show obesity in reception children rises again
New figures from PHE's National Child Measurement Programme (NCMP) show obesity rise for second year in a row in reception year children in 2016 to 2017.

19/10/2017 03:13 PM
Speech: Insurance in the Digital World
Minister for Digital Matt Hancock's address to the Association of British Insurers' (ABI) "Insurance in the Digital World" Conference, 2017

19/10/2017 02:38 PM
Press release: Reforms to boost Wales’ digital infrastructure
Guto Bebb: The journey to digital transformation is well underway for all communities in Wales

19/10/2017 02:32 PM
Press release: Major flood defence exercise in Stratford
The Environment Agency will run a major flood defence exercise on Stratford Waterside on Tuesday 7 November 2017.

19/10/2017 02:27 PM
Press release: Environment Agency warns of flood risk in Devon and Cornwall
Temporary flood barriers have been put up in Fowey ahead of flood warnings on the south coasts.

19/10/2017 02:26 PM
Press release: £15billion road upgrade plan updated to minimise congestion
Highways England has today updated its £15 billion road improvement programme to reduce the impact of roadworks on motorists and minimise congestion while improvements take place.

19/10/2017 02:22 PM
Press release: New guidance to help charities comply with financial sanctions
Charities and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) delivering humanitarian aid in some of the world’s most challenging regions will now benefit from simplified guidance.

19/10/2017 02:11 PM
Press release: Have your say on Alney Island flood defence scheme
The Environment Agency is inviting local residents and businesses to a drop-in event to discuss proposals for the Alney Island flood risk management scheme.

19/10/2017 01:58 PM
Statement to Parliament: Written Ministerial Statement: Northern Ireland Update
Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP, the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, delivered an update on the political situation in Northern Ireland.

19/10/2017 01:51 PM
Press release: Boris Johnson announces new prosperity programming for Mexico
The Foreign Secretary will announce a new prosperity programme at high level talks with Mexican Foreign Minister Videgaray on 19 October in London.

19/10/2017 01:45 PM
News story: In-depth investigation into Electro Rent / Microlease merger
The CMA has today begun an in-depth, phase 2, investigation into Electro Rent’s acquisition of Microlease.

19/10/2017 01:43 PM
Press release: Timetable outlined for £300 million A47 improvements
Details of when six major improvements will be made to the A47 in East Anglia have been announced today (Thursday 19 October).

19/10/2017 01:40 PM
News story: Crime news: requesting extra copies of representation orders
We no longer have the resources to send out additional copies of representation orders on demand.

19/10/2017 12:58 PM
Press release: Winners of £51 million government competition to develop world-leading self-driving car testing infrastructure unveiled
Government announces winners of funding to upgrade testing infrastructure for connected and autonomous vehicle (CAV) technology.

19/10/2017 12:00 PM
Press release: Reforms to boost UK’s digital infrastructure
People in areas of the UK with poor mobile coverage will soon get a significant boost to their connections thanks to Government action to speed up the rollout of mobile and broadband services.

19/10/2017 11:38 AM
News story: Hundreds of pupils on track towards fluency in Mandarin
Schools Standards Minister celebrates the success of young people learning the most spoken language in the world.

19/10/2017 10:59 AM
News story: Appointment of Dame Anne Owers as the new IMBs National Chair
The Secretary of State for Justice has announced the appointment of Dame Anne Owers for a tenure of 3 years.

19/10/2017 10:57 AM
News story: New route into classroom for aspiring teachers
The postgraduate teaching apprenticeship will offer top graduates an alternative route into the profession

19/10/2017 10:46 AM
Speech: General Sir Nick Carter
Speech given at the President's Parade at PMA Kakul Pakistan, where General Sir Nick Carter took the salute.

19/10/2017 09:56 AM
News story: Government invests £350 million improving local roads
Funding will bring benefits to local road users around the country and support the development of new housing.

19/10/2017 09:56 AM
Statement to Parliament: Road funding via the National Productivity Investment Fund and the Large Local Majors fund
Successful bidders for local road funding.

19/10/2017 09:50 AM
News story: Jo Johnson calls for free speech to be protected on campus
Universities Minister states ambition for free speech at university.

19/10/2017 09:44 AM
Press release: Consultation launched on laws around antique firearms
Public invited to give their views as new figures show the number of antique weapons recovered in criminal circumstances doubled between 2012 and 2016.

19/10/2017 09:03 AM
Statement to Parliament: High Speed Rail (Preparation) Act 2013, Annual Expenditure Report for 2016-17
HS2 expenditure between April 2016 and March 2017.

19/10/2017 09:02 AM
Press release: Geovation welcomes a new generation of disruptive property and location data businesses
Six start-ups to receive funding, business support and the strategic backing of Ordnance Survey (OS) and HM Land Registry (HMLR).

19/10/2017 09:02 AM
Press release: Car hire sites investigated over hidden charges
The CMA has today launched enforcement cases against 2 car hire price comparison sites.

19/10/2017 08:45 AM
News story: Norovirus: all you need to know to prepare
As winter approaches, Public Health England (PHE) issues advice on how to avoid getting norovirus and what to do if you become unwell.

19/10/2017 08:43 AM
News story: Understanding validity
Ofqual's Research Chair, Paul Newton, publishes a paper exploring validity in assessment and its role in Ofqual's work.

19/10/2017 07:35 AM
News story: PM's open letter to EU citizens in the UK
Ahead of EU Council, Theresa May wrote directly to EU citizens in the UK.

19/10/2017 07:24 AM
Press release: UK &Taiwan Share Experience on Renewable Energy and Green Finance
A UK trade and technology mission visits Taiwan to share the UK’s experience in the renewable energy sector, focussing particularly on offshore wind.

18/10/2017 11:15 PM
Press release: Low pay and progression in the labour market
Analysis finds that Britain's low-paid workers are permanently stuck in low-paid jobs, and that social mobility in the UK will stall without action.

18/10/2017 11:00 PM
Press release: PM's Diwali message: 18 October 2017
Prime Minister Theresa May sends her best wishes to everyone celebrating Diwali in Britain and around the world.

16/10/2017 08:54 AM
Press release: Wales’ opportunity to bring 5G one step closer in nationwide competition
Guto Bebb: Welsh bodies should seize this chance to speed up service

11/10/2017 11:15 PM
Press release: Board of Trade convenes to ensure the benefits of free trade are spread throughout the Union
Alun Cairns: There has never been a better time for Wales to export overseas.

10/08/2017 04:46 PM
News story: Grenfell Tower fire response: what charitable grants are available
Information about charitable grants for individuals and families affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.

07/02/2017 03:11 PM
Government response: DFID in the News
The facts behind media stories about UK aid and DFID’s work.