Announcements on GOV.UK


24/06/2017 11:01 PM
News story: Lorry emissions checks to start at the roadside
From August 2017, roadside checks of lorries carried out by the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) will include an emissions check.

24/06/2017 09:30 PM
Press release: Government pledges to help improve access to UK markets for world’s poorest countries post-Brexit
The Government commits to protect current trading relationships, keep prices in check and help build our trading partners of the future.

24/06/2017 08:01 PM
Press release: Statement from the Secretary of State regarding the cladding testing failure rate
Statement by Sajid Javid MP, Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government.

24/06/2017 07:41 PM
Press release: Foreign Secretary's message for Eid
Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson wishes “Eid Mubarak” to all Muslims

24/06/2017 06:54 PM
Press release: Eid al-Fitr 2017: Theresa May's message
I send my warmest good wishes to Muslims in the UK and around the world, who are celebrating the festival of Eid al-Fitr.

24/06/2017 11:30 AM
News story: A record Armed Forces Day celebrated across the country
Spectacular celebrations are underway today to mark the ninth annual Armed Forces Day, honouring the exceptional work and dedication of our brave Servicemen and women deployed around the world.

24/06/2017 08:31 AM
Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on attempted attack in Mecca
Boris Johnson condemns attempted attack on the Grand Mosque in Mecca.

24/06/2017 03:03 AM
Speech: Queen's Birthday Party 2017 in Singapore
Speech given by HE Scott Wightman, British High Commissioner to Singapore, on the occasion of the Queen’s Birthday Party on 22 June 2017.

24/06/2017 12:00 AM
News story: Record number of events will hail UK Armed Forces
More than 300 different events will take place around the world today to thank the UK’s Armed Forces for their work at home and abroad.

24/06/2017 12:00 AM
News story: Historic North Wales town announced as host for Armed Forces Day 2018
Defence Minister Earl Howe has announced that the tenth Armed Forces Day national event will take place in and around Llandudno in the borough of Conwy, North Wales.

24/06/2017 12:00 AM
Press release: Secretary of State praises role of military at Armed Forces Day in South Wales
Celebrations will get underway right across Wales today to mark the ninth annual Armed Forces Day,

23/06/2017 07:52 PM
Government response: Statement responding to Camden Council's decision to evacuate residents of the Chalcots estate
DCLG responds to Camden Council's decision to evacuate residents of the Chalcots estate so fire safety works can be carried out.

23/06/2017 06:39 PM
Press release: UK to observe a minute​​'s silence for victims of the Finsbury Park terrorist attack
The UK will observe a minute's​ silence on Monday 26 June 2017.

23/06/2017 04:48 PM
Speech: Building stronger UK-Chile sustainable construction links
Speech by HMA Fiona Clouder on the occasion of the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between BRE UK and the University of Chile.

23/06/2017 04:29 PM
Press release: Scottish limited partnerships to reveal identity of owners thanks to new laws
These new laws will bring Scottish limited partnerships into line with other limited partnerships in the UK.

23/06/2017 03:27 PM
News story: Lord Ahmad welcomes conclusions of UN Human Rights Council
The UN Human Rights Council concluded its 35th Session today with important resolutions on the rights of women, Syria, DRC, Ukraine and Eritrea.

23/06/2017 03:22 PM
Press release: Probation Champion and Prison Officer of the Year 2017 Awards
HM Prison and Probation Service honours staff for their efforts in transforming lives and reducing the risk of reoffending.

23/06/2017 02:29 PM
News story: Re-cast EU Insolvency Regulation comes into force
Procedural rules facilitating the operation of the Regulation have been laid in Parliament.

23/06/2017 02:28 PM
Press release: DVLA takes home top digital prize
For the second year in a row DVLA has been awarded one of the top accolades at the Digital Leaders DL100 Awards.

23/06/2017 02:20 PM
Press release: Oxford flood alleviation scheme online consultation opens up
The Environment Agency is about to launch an online public consultation into the detailed design of the Oxford flood alleviation scheme.

23/06/2017 02:16 PM
News story: Home Secretary and Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg discuss the online terrorist threat
The Home Secretary and Culture Secretary met Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Operating Officer of Facebook today (23 June).

23/06/2017 02:05 PM
Press release: Environment Secretary Michael Gove sets out new approach for UK fishing
The Environment Secretary visited Peterhead to speak with fishermen about the future of the UK's fishing industry.

23/06/2017 02:03 PM
Speech: European Council June 2017: Prime Minister's press statement
Theresa May spoke about subjects covered at European Council including security, trade, migration and citizens' rights.

23/06/2017 01:43 PM
News story: Insolvency Live! 2017
Join us for our annual forum for insolvency and debt advisory professionals in London on Monday, 17 July 2017.

23/06/2017 01:24 PM
News story: Be on the Ball: World Cup 2018 in Russia
The Foreign and Commonwealth (FCO) launches travel advice for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.

23/06/2017 01:21 PM
Press release: Foreign Secretary statement on Gulf tensions
Boris Johnson calls on Gulf states to discuss ‘measured and realistic’ demands to deescalate tensions

23/06/2017 12:53 PM
News story: Allegations of malpractice in Edexcel's C4 maths paper
Ofqual statement on allegations of malpractice or wrongdoing in Edexcel's C4 maths paper taken on 23 June 2017.

23/06/2017 12:17 PM
Speech: British Ambassador to the DRC at the Queen's Birthday Party 2017
Graham Zebedee, British Ambassador to the DRC, delivered the following speech at the Queen's Birthday Party.

23/06/2017 11:01 AM
News story: Product recall
Information on the latest product recalls from watchdogs and manufacturers.

23/06/2017 11:00 AM
News story: Crack down on terrorist and criminal financing
Terrorists and criminals will find it harder to move money through the UK financial system thanks to new rules coming into force on 26th June 2017.

23/06/2017 10:57 AM
News story: Over ten metre vessel licence categories
Creation of a single licence category for the over ten metre fleet segment in Scotland

23/06/2017 10:53 AM
News story: Security Minister visit to Lebanon
Security Minister Ben Wallace MP has ended a 2 day visit to Lebanon (22 June), where he highlighted the strength of the security partnership between the 2 countries.

23/06/2017 10:45 AM
News story: Queen's Speech 2017: What it means for Scotland
Her Majesty The Queen has delivered the 2017 Queen’s Speech. It sets out the government’s agenda for the coming session.

23/06/2017 10:39 AM
Press release: Department responds to police identification of Hotpoint fridge freezer involved in Grenfell Tower fire
Government has ordered an examination of the fridge freezer involved in the Grenfell Tower fire to establish the cause of the incident.

23/06/2017 10:35 AM
Speech: Amanda Spielman's speech at the Festival of Education
Ofsted's Chief Inspector talks about a review of the curriculum and the importance of recognising leadership challenges and valuing management.

23/06/2017 10:00 AM
Press release: Charitable grants for people directly impacted by the Grenfell Fire
Donations made available to help those who have suffered loss in the Grenfell Tower fire.

23/06/2017 09:34 AM
News story: UK business opportunities in China: new innovation partnerships
An agreement between the UK and Guangdong province will help businesses work with Chinese partners to innovate and access global markets.

23/06/2017 07:10 AM
Press release: Dstl – Supporting International Women in Engineering Day 2017
Dstl is proud to be supporting this year’s International Women in Engineering Day (INWED).

23/06/2017 06:45 AM
Press release: Regulator finds trustees mismanaged charity
The charity regulator has concluded that the trustees of an independent school in Luton are responsible for mismanagement and misconduct.

19/04/2017 01:39 PM
News story: Changes to UK anti-money laundering measures
Anti-money laundering measures are changing on 26 June.