Announcements on GOV.UK


22/04/2018 04:29 PM
Press release: Foreign Secretary travels to Toronto for G7 meeting
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson travels to Toronto for a meeting of Foreign Ministers from G7 countries.

22/04/2018 09:00 AM
Press release: Paving stones laid to remember Attack on Zeebrugge heroes
Eight British servicemen awarded the Victoria Cross will be remembered by communities in ceremonies across the country.

22/04/2018 08:58 AM
News story: Defence Secretary announces £80m Guardian to protect the skies
The Ministry of Defence will invest up to £80 million in a new computer system to boost the RAF’s speed and accuracy in protecting the skies, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.

22/04/2018 07:26 AM
Press release: UK confirms new support to World Bank after Securing Key reforms
The UK alongside other major shareholders in the World Bank, have driven major changes within the organisation, ensuring it remains fit for the 21st Century.

21/04/2018 11:15 PM
Press release: Government hits target of 2,500 new prison officers 7 months ahead of schedule
The government has passed its target to recruit an additional 2,500 prison officers by the end of 2018.

21/04/2018 11:15 PM
Press release: Crackdown on touts using robots to rip off real fans
New law will see touts using automated software to bulk buy tickets for resale on secondary ticketing sites at inflated prices face an unlimited fine

21/04/2018 05:45 PM
Press release: PM meeting with Prime Minister Turnbull: 21 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May met Australian Prime Minister Turnbull.

21/04/2018 08:00 AM
News story: UK Government raises a dram to Scotch whisky industry
By strengthening ties with the sector, and hearing directly from producers, the UK Government is determined to champion the industry and back Scotch’s continuing global success story

20/04/2018 11:15 PM
News story: 'Best of British' enterprise celebrated on Her Majesty the Queen's birthday
230 businesses from across the UK recognised for their contribution.

20/04/2018 06:20 PM
Speech: PM speaks at Commonwealth Press Conference: 20 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at the closing Press Conference of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018.

20/04/2018 04:15 PM
Press release: African leaders gather in London for illegal wildlife talks
African leaders gather in London to discuss ambitious proposals to protect endangered species across Africa.

20/04/2018 04:04 PM
Speech: Liberia: Important lessons for today's peacekeeping agenda
Statement by Ambassador Jonathan Allen, Deputy Permanent Representative, at the Security Council Meeting on UNMIL.

20/04/2018 03:15 PM
News story: UK AdTech and MarTech companies named for DIT trade mission to USA
After a competitive recruitment process, DIT announces 11 UK delegates selected to join a trade mission to Social Media Week (SMW) New York 23 to 27 April.

20/04/2018 03:11 PM
Press release: New ‘Find a Job’ service to support thousands of jobseekers into work
One of the UK’s largest recruitment websites Universal Jobmatch is to be re-named ‘Find a Job’.

20/04/2018 02:42 PM
News story: Chancellor leads global crackdown on dirty money
The international community must now refine its approach to tackling corruption, which costs the global economy $2.6 trillion.

20/04/2018 02:16 PM
News story: Europe’s largest military exercise gets under way in UK
Exercise Joint Warrior starts 21st April incorporating personnel from 17 nations

20/04/2018 02:14 PM
News story: New Devolution Guidance Note published
Devolution Guidance Note

20/04/2018 01:54 PM
Press release: Man who sexually abused 6 year old girl jailed for longer after Solicitor General intervenes in case
Lenham Griffith will spend 3 years longer on licence because of the Solicitor General's action.

20/04/2018 01:31 PM
News story: UK to establish global nursing partnership with Jamaica
The new partnership will see Jamaican nurses work in the NHS for 3 years to gain specialist skills and experience to take back to the Jamaican health system.

20/04/2018 11:47 AM
Press release: Boris Johnson hosts Foreign Minister Moyo for roundtable talks
Historic meeting ushers in a new era in UK-Zimbabwe relations

20/04/2018 11:36 AM
Press release: Welsh Secretary in starting blocks for the London Marathon
Alun Cairns prepares to run his seventh marathon in the capital city

20/04/2018 10:49 AM
Speech: Why Britain is helping poor girls get better education: article by Boris Johnson
The Foreign Secretary writes in the Evening Standard that he will use Foreign Office diplomatic muscle to get the world’s poorest girls 12 years of quality education.

20/04/2018 10:23 AM
Speech: PM opening words at the CHOGM Retreat on 20 April 2018
Prime Minister Theresa May's opening words at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting Retreat at Windsor Castle.

20/04/2018 10:10 AM
Press release: Significant fine for water company following hazardous chemical leak
Severn Trent Water Limited fined £350,000 for polluting the River Amber

20/04/2018 09:56 AM
News story: NDA announces new Chair of Sellafield Ltd Board
NDA Chief Executive David Peattie has announced that Lorraine Baldry OBE will become the new Chair of the NDA subsidiary, Sellafield Ltd, on 1 May 2018.

20/04/2018 09:45 AM
News story: Sham supervision by EU lawyers in providing immigration advice
Rochdale company director claiming supervision by European lawyers convicted for providing illegal immigration advice

20/04/2018 09:00 AM
Press release: Charity regulator calls for information to its inquiry into The Save the Children Fund
Charity Commission publishes details of dedicated email address for The Save the Children Fund investigation

20/04/2018 08:54 AM
Speech: Matt Hancock speaking at the Commonwealth Sports Breakfast
He spoke about sport's role delivering social good and how it reflects our common values

20/04/2018 08:30 AM
News story: GCSE computer science assessment arrangements
Students studying GCSE computer science from this September will be assessed by exam only in 2020.

20/04/2018 08:30 AM
News story: Oxehealth: developing a better way to care for dementia patients
New technology helps medical staff to improve the safety of at-risk dementia patients through camera-based non-contact monitoring of their vital signs.

20/04/2018 08:30 AM
Press release: Barratt Developments agree to pay fire safety costs
Barratt Developments to pay for fire safety related costs in a building they developed, relieving the building’s leaseholders of this burden.

20/04/2018 05:27 AM
Press release: Royal Navy Ship HMS Albion to visit Indonesia 22-25 April 2018
The British Royal Navy ship HMS Albion ship crew will conduct bilateral talks with the Indonesian Navy, UK defence industry and visit a local orphanage in Jakarta.

19/04/2018 11:15 PM
News story: Foreign Secretary launches Platform for Girls' Education
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson calls on world leaders to ensure 12 years of quality education for all.

19/04/2018 06:43 PM
Speech: UK stands with Colombia in support of Peace Agreement
Statement by Ambassador Karen Pierce, UK Permanent Representative to the UN, at the Security Council Briefing on Colombia.

19/04/2018 09:09 AM
Press release: Funding boost for cross Commonwealth scholarship fund
£5 million UK contribution to Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship fund.

18/04/2018 09:30 PM
Press release: UK Government rallies Commonwealth to unite on marine waste
The UK Government rallies Commonwealth to unite on marine waste, leading by example with ambitious plans to end sale of plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds.

17/04/2018 02:33 PM
News story: Defence Secretary highlights importance of partnering with charities during visit to military recovery centre
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has committed to working ever closer with charity partners, during a visit to a state of the art recovery centre for veterans and service personnel.

28/03/2018 04:46 PM
News story: Resistant gonorrhoea case demonstrates importance of safe sex
A UK case of Neisseria gonorrhoeae with high-level resistance to azithromycin and resistance to ceftriaxone has been acquired abroad.

16/01/2018 04:09 PM
News story: Keep updated with email alerts from Companies House
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30/08/2017 02:05 PM
News story: Personal applicants can now apply for probate online
HMCTS details how personal applicants can now apply for probate using new online service.