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Contact the Government Legal Department electronically

The service of new legal proceedings should be via email.
30 March 2020, 3:31 pm

eAlert: 30 March 2020 – Round two of the Urban Tree Challenge Fund opens today

We are pleased to announce that you can now apply for round two of the Urban Tree Challenge Fund.
30 March 2020, 3:01 pm

New service allows DBS to respond quicker to recruitment requests during COVID-19

Temporary arrangements have been put in place, to provide DBS checks and fast-track emergency checks of the Adults’ and Children’s Barred Lists free-of-charge.
30 March 2020, 2:49 pm

Coronavirus (COVID-19): an update on the Grenfell Tower site

An update for the Grenfell Community.
30 March 2020, 2:28 pm

Steelwork complete on UKAEA Yorkshire building

UKAEA’s new fusion technology centre at Rotherham is now well under construction.
30 March 2020, 1:52 pm

Coronavirus (COVID-19) guidance for Community Interest Companies (CICs)

The Office of the Regulator of Community Interest Companies (CICs) has robust plans in place to maintain services for CICs and protect the welfare of employees during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
30 March 2020, 1:44 pm

Corona virus (COVID-19) – Updates and changes to services

Our response to FOIs, EIRs and SARs may take longer for us to complete at the moment because of COVID-19 implications.
30 March 2020, 1:29 pm

Important Information Regarding COVID-19

Important information for British nationals in Indonesia regarding COVID-19
30 March 2020, 12:55 pm

New grant scheme launches to support victims of terrorism

More support offered to victims of terrorism through new grant of up to £500,000.
30 March 2020, 12:15 pm

New Permanent Secretary at the Cabinet Office and Chief Operating Officer for the Civil Service

Alex Chisholm has been announced as the new Permanent Secretary at the Cabinet Office and Chief Operating Officer for the Civil Service.
30 March 2020, 12:14 pm

New Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government

Jeremy Pocklington appointed the new Permanent Secretary.
30 March 2020, 12:01 pm

Market exploration: roll on roll off and containerised freight screening

The Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) is scoping for an innovation competition exploring novel solutions to screen roll on roll off (RORO) cargo and containerised freight entering the UK.
30 March 2020, 11:50 am

Coronavirus (COVID-19): impact on our services

We are currently reviewing how we continue to deliver our services during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and further details will be provided shortly.
30 March 2020, 11:19 am

Ofsted seeks views on proposals to revise post-inspection arrangements

Ofsted seeks your views on proposals to revise post-inspection arrangements across all of our work.
30 March 2020, 11:00 am

Merger of retail investment software firms raises competition concerns

FNZ’s purchase of GBST raises competition concerns in the provision of retail investment platform solutions in the UK, a CMA investigation has found.
30 March 2020, 10:30 am

Alterations to services – patents

Following the unprecedented disruption caused by Coronavirus and the closure of IPO buildings, there are some alterations to the services we are providing at present.
30 March 2020, 10:24 am

Appointment of the new Director General of the Security Service

Ken McCallum has been named as the new head of MI5.
30 March 2020, 10:15 am

Aid charity involved in convoys to Syria “seriously mismanaged”, regulator concludes

Charity Commission reports on its inquiry into Al-Fatiha Global
30 March 2020, 10:09 am

Reckless care home bosses disqualified

Reckless bosses of two care homes in the Midlands have been disqualified after they diverted council funds before abandoning elderly residents and staff.
30 March 2020, 9:45 am

Second round of Urban Tree Challenge Fund opens today

Second round of £10million fund opens to plant more trees in cities and towns.
30 March 2020, 9:44 am