Announcements on GOV.UK


16/08/2018 11:15 PM
Press release: Minister announces '10 Prisons Project' to develop new model of excellence
Prisons Minister Rory Stewart has today (17 August 2018) announced a new project to tackle the most persistent and urgent problems facing 10 of the most challenging prisons.

16/08/2018 11:00 PM
Press release: New UK help to protect millions at risk from deadly airstrikes in North West Syria
The UK government will help protect and assist civilians in North West Syria

16/08/2018 04:15 PM
Press release: Positive response from EU needed to secure our continent's shared prosperity
UK Business Secretary met ministerial counterparts and businesses in Austria and Finland to discuss Chequers white paper and future economic relationships post Brexit.

16/08/2018 03:07 PM
Press release: Smart meter enabled technology could see electric car owners cut bills and make money
Energy Minister Claire Perry has praised OVO Energy’s electric vehicle offering - enabled by smart meters - for rewarding off-peak energy use.

16/08/2018 03:01 PM
News story: RAF helicopters ready to support French in Mali
Three Royal Air Force Chinook helicopters, supported by around 90 British personnel are now fully operational and are supporting French counter-terrorism operations in Mali.

16/08/2018 02:25 PM
Press release: Paedophile has sentence increased after Unduly Lenient Sentence referral
David Ballinger has his sentence increased to 12 years 8 months imprisonment plus 1 year extended licence.

16/08/2018 01:46 PM
News story: Brigadier promotion for lifetime Reservist and Dstl employee
After a career spanning decades in mine warfare and bomb disposal in Bosnia and improvised explosive device (IED) analysis in Afghanistan, Dstl employee Andy Wood has been awarded the rank of Brigadier in his role as an Army reservist.

16/08/2018 01:24 PM
Press release: Highways England statement in response to Genoa bridge collapse
A statement from Highways England in response to the Genoa bridge collapse in Italy.

16/08/2018 01:14 PM
News story: Alert for charities – be aware of insider fraud threats
This alert provides information and advice to charity trustees, employees and volunteers to help prevent falling victim to insider fraud.

16/08/2018 01:00 PM
Press release: Senior Directors of Mergers appointed
2 Senior Directors have been appointed by the CMA to oversee its work assessing companies’ mergers.

16/08/2018 12:50 PM
Press release: Light aircraft used to target illegal abstraction investigations
Information gathered from the air is helping the Environment Agency protect nature and wildlife

16/08/2018 11:38 AM
Press release: Flood sirens in Grimsby and Cleethorpes to be tested on 24 August
The tests will be carried out by the Environment Agency and local residents can find out more at a community drop-in.

16/08/2018 11:32 AM
News story: Help reduce recruitment fraud
The DBS is working with SAFERjobs, asking organisations to join its scheme that aims to tackle the rise in fake background screening checks.

16/08/2018 11:26 AM
News story: Commercial law trainee scheme in the Government Legal Department
An article in Civil Service World on GLD offering trainees the opportunity to complete their entire training contract within their Commercial Law Group

16/08/2018 11:15 AM
News story: Sandwell and west Birmingham patients to benefit from new hospital
The Midland Metropolitan Hospital will open in 2022 after the government and local NHS trust reached an agreement to finish construction work.

16/08/2018 10:33 AM
News story: New fees for permission to enter or disturb mining interests
The Coal Authority is amending the fee for applications for permission to enter or disturb Coal Authority mining interests.

16/08/2018 10:00 AM
Press release: New Northern Powerhouse partners named as exports rise
Global exporters join the Northern Powerhouse Partners Programme.

16/08/2018 09:21 AM
News story: More than 420,000 people get on the housing ladder with Help to Buy
More than 1.2 million people have opened Help to Buy ISA accounts so far. The average Help to Buy bonus claim reaches £800, a new record.

16/08/2018 08:46 AM
Press release: James Brokenshire launches £200 million pilot to boost social home ownership
Midlands Voluntary Right to Buy Pilot is the first step in helping housing association tenants realise their dream of home ownership.

16/08/2018 08:40 AM
Press release: UK response to the Ebola outbreak in North Kivu, DRC
The UK is working closely with the Government of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), the World Health Organisation (WHO) and other partners to tackle the latest outbreak of Ebola in the country.

16/08/2018 08:38 AM
News story: UK armoured vehicles arrive in Oman ahead of Exercise Saif Sareea 3
This week, two ‘roll-on roll-off’ (RORO) ships transporting armoured and heavy vehicles for Exercise Saif Sareea 3 (SS3), which will take place across Oman in October to November 2018, arrived in Duqm Port, Oman.

16/08/2018 08:30 AM
News story: Guide to AS and A level results for England, 2018
Ofqual's guide to results, standards and grade boundaries in the 2018 AS and A level results in England.

16/08/2018 08:30 AM
News story: Launch of the Customs Declaration Service begins
HMRC has successfully implemented the first software release for its new Customs Declaration Service (CDS).

16/08/2018 08:30 AM
News story: Next generation of young people gaining the skills Britain needs
Results day marks the culmination of hard work from students and teachers, with reformed A Levels better preparing young people university or the workplace.

16/08/2018 08:00 AM
Press release: Celebrities and social media stars investigated for not labelling posts
Social media influencers, who can sway the shopping habits of millions, may not be disclosing that they have been paid for their posts.

15/08/2018 11:30 PM
Press release: FCO Minister Mark Field to champion rules-based international system in Manila
The Minister of State for Asia and the Pacific is visiting Manila on the second leg of a 6-country tour of Southeast Asia.

15/08/2018 03:58 PM
News story: Medical team train in Oman for Exercise Saif Sareea 3
The Joint Medical Group has deployed to Oman ahead of Exercise Saif Sareea 3 (SS3), a joint exercise between the armed forces of the UK and Oman.

15/08/2018 03:54 PM
News story: Environment Agency’s ‘Incident Management Portal’ receives international award
The Environment Agency’s Incident Management Portal has been awarded a ‘Special Achievement in Geographical Information Systems Award’ at the 2018 International ESRI User Conference

15/08/2018 02:45 PM
News story: Dream comes true for young ‘nuclear expert’
A young ‘nuclear physics expert’ described his visit to Sellafield as the best day of his year.

15/08/2018 02:43 PM
Press release: Hoteliers and haulier fined after waste illegally dumped to extend hotel car park
Three men ordered to pay more than £10,000

15/08/2018 02:25 PM
Press release: Minister for Africa announces funding boost for sexual health services in Malawi
New UK aid will provide sexual and reproductive health services for more than 300,000 Malawians and avoid an estimated 6,000 preventable maternal deaths.

15/08/2018 02:00 PM
News story: IPA appoints new Director of Operations
The Infrastructure and Projects Authority (IPA) announces Alison Baptiste as their new Director of Operations.

15/08/2018 01:31 PM
News story: Tune in to Companies House
How we use podcasts to share news, information and personal experiences from business owners and our own staff.

15/08/2018 12:53 PM
News story: Degree-level Apprenticeship in Economics
Government Economic Service lead the way in developing the new approved Professional Economist Integrated Degree Apprenticeship

15/08/2018 11:14 AM
News story: RFA Tideforce docks in Falmouth ahead of entering service
The fourth and final Tide class tanker, RFA Tideforce, has arrived in Cornwall for customisation.

01/08/2018 07:43 AM
News story: 6 things you need to know about our performance
Highlights from our annual report and accounts for 2017 to 2018, including what we’ve done to improve our digital services and the quality of data on our register.

18/07/2018 10:17 AM
News story: Support schools to maximise their resources and budgets
ESFA tender for organisations to supply, manage and accredit Schools Resource Management Advisers (SRMAs)

13/07/2018 10:10 AM
News story: New competition - metasurfaces for defence and security
The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) are pleased to announce the launch of a new competition on metasurfaces for defence and security.

18/04/2018 02:50 PM
News story: Companies House awarded Gold in Mind's Workplace Wellbeing Index
We've been awarded the Gold standard at this year's Mind Workplace Wellbeing Index Awards for our commitment to staff and mental health.

02/11/2016 10:15 AM
News story: Intellectual property clinics
Do you need legal support in relation to your intellectual property?