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UK statement on JCPoA implementation: 04 July

On 3 July, EU High Representative Josep Borrell, the Coordinator of the JCPoA Joint Commission, issued a statement confirming he had received a letter from Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif regarding implementati…
4 July 2020, 3:22 pm

PM call with President Kenyatta: 4 July 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson spoke to Uhuru Kenyatta, President of Kenya.
4 July 2020, 2:12 pm

Chancellor welcomes staff back as hospitality prepares to reopen

The Chancellor visited a pub in London to see how they’re planning to reopen safely at the weekend.
4 July 2020, 1:14 pm

Ventilator Challenge hailed a success as UK production finishes

British manufacturers will have helped to produce over 14,000 ventilators during the coronavirus pandemic, thanks to the success of the government’s drive to boost the NHS’s ventilator capacity.
4 July 2020, 9:11 am

Broadmarsh retail partnership in liquidation

Nottingham shopping centre redevelopment enters compulsory liquidation
4 July 2020, 8:11 am

Education Secretary’s statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 02 July 2020

Education Secretary on the Government’s plans for all pupils to return to schools, colleges, nurseries and other education settings in September.
3 July 2020, 4:53 pm

Prime Minister’s statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 3 July 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's statement on coronavirus.
3 July 2020, 4:47 pm

Global Britain and the CPTPP

Speech delivered by Secretary of State Liz Truss at the Policy Exchange webinar event about advancing UK trade and investment in the Asia-Pacific
3 July 2020, 3:35 pm

More than 100,00 civil money claims issued online

More than 100,000 civil money claims have been issued in just 18 months using HM Courts and Tribunals Service’s online service.
3 July 2020, 3:27 pm

UN Human Rights Council 44: Statement for the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions

The UK's Political and Human Rights Counsellor, Matthew Forman, delivered this statement during the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial, Summary or Arbitrary Executions
3 July 2020, 3:23 pm

Outstanding Roman figures of Celtic Hounds at risk of export

Culture Minister Caroline Dinenage has stopped the export of two Roman figures of Celtic Hounds
3 July 2020, 3:15 pm

Information for Help to Buy: Equity Loan customers during Coronavirus (COVID-19)

We understand that coronavirus (COVID-19) is worrying and that things still feel very uncertain.
3 July 2020, 2:49 pm

Don’t rely on temperature screening products for detection of coronavirus (COVID-19), says MHRA

Warning that thermal cameras and other such “temperature screening” products, some of which make direct claims to screen for COVID-19, are not a reliable way to detect if people have the virus.
3 July 2020, 2:33 pm

New app launched by Veteran owned UK

Veteran Owned UK is the UK’s largest online business directory, exclusively supporting companies owned by members of the Armed Forces Community.
3 July 2020, 2:20 pm

Coronavirus: Environment Agency update

The Environment Agency’s priority is to protect people and the environment, and to support those we regulate during the coronavirus pandemic.
3 July 2020, 2:16 pm

Coronavirus (COVID-19): scientific evidence supporting the UK government response

The national and global response to the spread of COVID-19 continues to develop quickly and our collective knowledge of the virus is growing by the second.
3 July 2020, 2:06 pm

Thousands of children offered nutritious breakfasts during summer

Children from more than 1,800 schools in England who are currently part of our Breakfast Clubs programme will now be offered healthy breakfasts over the summer.
3 July 2020, 1:44 pm

HM Treasury extends tax cut to PPE costs

The temporary scrapping of VAT on PPE has been extended until the end of October – saving care homes and businesses dealing with the coronavirus outbreak £155 million, the government announced today.
3 July 2020, 1:00 pm

Certification Officer: general announcements and latest decisions

General announcements and latest decisions issued by the Certification Officer.
3 July 2020, 12:43 pm

Robin Budenberg, CBE re-appointed as Chair of The Crown Estate Board

On the recommendation of the Prime Minister, Robin Budenberg is re-appointed as Chair of The Crown Estate Board.
3 July 2020, 12:40 pm