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More disadvantaged students than ever will work or study around the globe through the government’s Turing scheme

The second year of the Turing Scheme will see work or study placements in over 150 destinations across the world for students at school, college or university.
1 July 2022, 11:30 pm

Unscrupulous landlords who exploit vulnerable residents to be driven out of supported housing sector

Supported Housing Improvement Programme will help councils in worst-affected areas tackle bad quality and poor value for money in supported housing.
1 July 2022, 11:15 pm

Intervention to improve underperforming schools to begin from September 2022

Strong multi-academy trusts to be found to help rapidly improve schools with consecutive Ofsted ratings below Good
1 July 2022, 4:21 pm

Ministerial appointment: 1 July 2022

Kelly Tolhurst MP is appointed Treasurer of HM Household (Deputy Chief Whip).
1 July 2022, 4:20 pm

Ensuring security of electricity supplies for winter 2022 to 2023

Letters from the BEIS Secretary of State to the National Grid Electricity System Operator and EDF's West Burton A power station.
1 July 2022, 4:15 pm

PM meeting with Prime Minister of New Zealand: 1 July 2022

Prime Minister Boris Johnson hosted the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, today to discuss how the two countries could approach shared global challenges together.
1 July 2022, 3:53 pm

UK and EU letters agreeing way forward on energy dispute

Following successful EU-UK engagement, the EU has paused the WTO dispute on the Contracts for Difference scheme.
1 July 2022, 3:51 pm

2016 cost cap reports conclude

The cost cap valuation reports for all 20 public service pension schemes are now out. These schemes cover 8 major workforces.
1 July 2022, 3:30 pm

UK Statement to the Seventh Review Meeting of the Joint Convention on the Safety of Spent Fuel Management and on the Safety of Radioactive Waste Management

Delivered to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna, 1 July 2022
1 July 2022, 3:18 pm

More opportunities for young Brits and Kiwis to live and work abroad

The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern have signed an agreement to extend the generous Youth Mobility Scheme and Working Holiday scheme.
1 July 2022, 3:14 pm


In a recent case, Kevin Rooney, Traffic Commissioner for the West of England, made the decision to not only revoke the licence of Mulholland International Limited and to find that Wendy Mulholland the licence holder and tran…
1 July 2022, 3:04 pm

Belgo-British Conference: 1 July 2022

The UK Business and Energy Secretary opened the conference alongside his Belgian counterpart in front of key figures from government, business and academia.
1 July 2022, 2:44 pm

Sellafield to star on BBC One this weekend

Sellafield will feature in one of the BBC’s flagship primetime shows this Sunday.
1 July 2022, 2:38 pm

School governance update

Important news and communications from the Department for Education (DfE) relating to governance in maintained schools and academy trusts in England.
1 July 2022, 1:59 pm

Monkeypox cases confirmed in England – latest updates

Latest updates on cases of monkeypox identified by the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA).
1 July 2022, 1:58 pm

Prime Minister signs landmark science agreement with New Zealand

Prime Minister agrees major Research, Science and Innovation Arrangement with New Zealand
1 July 2022, 12:49 pm

UN Human Rights Council 50: UK statement during the Urgent Debate on Afghanistan

The UK's Permanent Representative to the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Simon Manley, delivered a statement during the urgent debate on the human rights of women and girls in Afghanistan.
1 July 2022, 12:00 pm

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss meeting with the French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna: 1 July 2022

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss met French Foreign Minister Catherine Colonna at the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Paris.
1 July 2022, 11:35 am

Forward Thinking conference – call for papers

The Insolvency Service’s policy and technical conference returns for a second year and we’re inviting interested parties to submit abstracts of papers.
1 July 2022, 11:07 am

Most significant change to taxi and private hire vehicle accessibility legislation in 12 years

New laws to protect disabled people in England, Scotland and Wales when travelling in taxis and PHVs.
1 July 2022, 10:57 am