Announcements on GOV.UK


20/08/2017 09:27 AM
News story: Royal Navy leads international efforts to seize drugs worth £400M
RN sailors complete a successful five month deployment with international partners to combat drug smuggling in the Gulf and Indian ocean

19/08/2017 11:15 PM
News story: Tough new measures to protect savers from pension scams
Private pensions cold calling, including emails and text messages, is to be banned.

19/08/2017 02:27 PM
Press release: ICC Arrest Warrant for Major Mahmoud al-Werfalli in Libya: Joint Statement on Libya by the Governments of France, the United Kingdom, and the United States of America
Joint Statement on the ICC Arrest Warrant for Major Mahmoud al-Werfalli in Libya

19/08/2017 10:21 AM
Press release: Minister appalled by developments in Venezuela
Statement following announcement that the new Constituent Assembly will take over the established National Assembly’s powers.

18/08/2017 11:15 PM
News story: One million Help to Buy: ISAs opened
First-time buyers have saved over £1.8 billion into their Help to Buy: ISAs.

18/08/2017 11:00 PM
Press release: 'Aid workers should never be targets' - Priti Patel
International Development Secretary pays tribute to aid workers from across the UK and around the world, on World Humanitarian Day.

18/08/2017 03:45 PM
Press release: Key reforms mean big difference to sight impaired
A change suggested by the Minister for the Constitution will allow local authorities to use records for those with vision impairments to assist them with voting.

18/08/2017 01:57 PM
Press release: Councillors see plans for reducing flooding in Mytholmroyd
Local councillors see first-hand the £30million plans for reducing flooding in the village.

18/08/2017 01:57 PM
Press release: Nominations open for 2017 awards celebrating police volunteers
Nominations open today for Lord Ferrers Awards 2017, with a new technical innovation category introduced to recognise cyber specials.

18/08/2017 01:44 PM
Press release: Young people to benefit from new mental health awareness course
Theresa May visited NCS (National Citizen Service) to unveil a new course to raise awareness of mental health among young people.

18/08/2017 01:17 PM
Press release: Highways England gearing up for CarFest fun
Highways England is gearing up to support this year’s CarFest South event as drivers are urged to check their vehicle is ready for the road.

18/08/2017 01:09 PM
News story: Join the HMRC user panel and help improve GOV.UK
Help shape our online services by joining the HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) user panel and sharing your ideas.

18/08/2017 11:38 AM
Press release: Terrorist attacks in Spain: Foreign Office statement
Following the terrorist incidents in Las Ramblas, Barcelona and Cambrils, near Salou, the Foreign & Commonwealth Office issued a statement.

18/08/2017 11:21 AM
News story: UK flags to be flown at half-mast for Barcelona victims
Flags on Whitehall government buildings to fly at half-mast on Friday 18 August.

18/08/2017 08:30 AM
News story: CIEH are no longer regulated by Ofqual
Qualifications offered by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health are no longer regulated as of 18 August 2017.

18/08/2017 08:02 AM
News story: Bids for government funding prove strong interest in LaunchUK
26 joint proposals from potential spaceports and operators proves strong interest in UK market for small sat launch and sub-orbital flight.

18/08/2017 06:30 AM
News story: UK government’s sale of Green Investment Bank completed
New owner Macquarie has committed to the GIB’s target of leading £3 billion of investment in green energy projects over next 3 years.

18/08/2017 06:00 AM
Press release: CMA protects London–Exeter passengers with fare cap
The CMA has accepted fare controls that address its competition concerns on the London–Exeter rail route.

18/08/2017 06:00 AM
News story: CMA accepts Heineken/Punch pub sales
The CMA has accepted proposals by Heineken to resolve concerns over its proposed purchase of Punch Taverns.

17/08/2017 11:15 PM
News story: £5 million investment for new obesity policy research unit
The new unit will look at the causes of childhood obesity and support delivery of the childhood obesity plan.

17/08/2017 11:15 PM
Press release: Next stage of world-leading childhood obesity plan announced
Public Health England (PHE) announces plans to consider the evidence, set guidelines and closely monitor progress on calorie reduction.

17/08/2017 11:00 PM
Press release: New emergency UK aid for Sierra Leone landslide victims
UK steps up support to provide clean water, food and medicines to assist communities worst affected.

17/08/2017 08:46 PM
Press release: Barcelona attack: PM statement
The Prime Minister's statement on the attack in Barcelona.

17/08/2017 08:32 PM
Speech: "The UK has consistently welcomed the creation of a G5 Sahel joint force"
Statement by Ambassador Jonathan Allen, UK Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN at the Security Council briefing on the G5 Sahel joint force

17/08/2017 04:57 PM
Speech: "We owe it to Zaida, Michael and the rest of the group of experts to continue to use their reporting in our decisions."
Statement by Ambassador Jonathan Allen, UK Deputy Permanent Representative at the Security Council briefing on the DRC

17/08/2017 04:33 PM
Speech: Minister for Europe remarks to media in Ankara, Turkey
During his 3-day visit to Turkey, Sir Alan Duncan reiterated the UK's support for Turkish democracy, 1 year after the attempted coup.

17/08/2017 03:31 PM
News story: Rules around removal of lost fishing gear clarified
The MMO provides additional guidance on licensing rules relevant for the diving community and fishing gear.

17/08/2017 03:22 PM
News story: Civil news: HPCDS market engagement
Register for Housing Possession Court Duty Scheme market engagement.

17/08/2017 02:39 PM
News story: More Application Enquiry updates for Business e-services customers
We are improving the Contact Us form in Application Enquiry.

17/08/2017 02:36 PM
Press release: Improved flood warning service now covers more properties
Four new communities near Meanwood Beck, Leeds, are now included

17/08/2017 01:10 PM
Press release: Worcestershire man sentenced for waste offences
Company director appeared at Worcester Crown Court facing 2 charges related to waste on a site in Norton, Worcestershire.

17/08/2017 12:55 PM
Speech: British High Commissioner welcomes Kenya's National Super Alliance’s decision to take election challenge to the Supreme Court
Speaking to the press, Nic Hailey, welcomed NASA’s decision to take their concerns to the Supreme Court, in line with Kenya’s constitution.

17/08/2017 11:42 AM
Press release: Dovonex Psoriasis Ointment to be available to buy from pharmacies
Reclassification of Dovonex Psoriasis Ointment approved by MHRA

17/08/2017 11:34 AM
News story: MHRA successfully reclassifies Dovonex Psoriasis Ointment
Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) have today announced the approval of Dovonex Psoriasis 50microgram/g Ointment, which will be available through pharmacies without prescription.

17/08/2017 10:55 AM
Press release: £7 million flood resilience boost for A66 Cumbrian tourist route
A £7 million project designed to keep drivers safely and smoothly on the move along the A66 at Bassenthwaite Lake in Cumbria was completed this week.

17/08/2017 09:52 AM
Press release: Record numbers of new prison officer recruits
Government on track to hit target of 2,500 new officers by 2018.

17/08/2017 09:49 AM
News story: A level results day 2017
Minister of State for School Standards, Nick Gibb congratulates students on A level results day

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.

18/11/2016 12:00 AM
News story: Certification Officer: forthcoming hearings
Cases due to be heard by the Certification Officer.