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Act now to keep your business moving in 2021, Business Minister urges

Business Minister Paul Scully is urging businesses who have not yet taken steps to prepare for the UK’s new start to act now.
18 January 2021, 12:15 am

E3 Statement on the JCPoA: 16 January 2021

The governments of France, Germany and the United Kingdom respond to Iranian plans to produce uranium metal
17 January 2021, 3:31 pm

Social care to receive £269 million to boost staff levels and testing

Funding to protect and support staff and residents in care homes and those receiving help in their own homes
17 January 2021, 11:23 am

New legal protection for England’s heritage

Communities Secretary has announced new laws to protect England’s cultural and historic heritage.
17 January 2021, 9:55 am

AI at the forefront of efforts to treat coronavirus patients

Patients with COVID-19 are set to benefit from faster treatment, improved outcomes and shorter hospital stays thanks to the use of the latest artificial intelligence.
17 January 2021, 7:00 am

British public urged to play their part in historic vaccine roll out

The public has a vital part to play in the rollout of the UK COVID-19 vaccines delivery plan.
17 January 2021, 12:15 am

Presidential elections in Uganda 2021: UK statement

Minister for Africa James Duddridge has given a statement following the presidential elections in Uganda.
16 January 2021, 6:57 pm

Home Office working to restore Police National Computer data

Home Office engineers work to restore data lost from the Police National Computer
16 January 2021, 5:11 pm

Mandatory COVID-19 testing introduced to bolster border measures

International arrivals required to prove negative COVID-19 test result before departure for England.
16 January 2021, 2:53 am

Prime Minister appoints new Envoy on Girls’ Education: 16 January 2020

The Prime Minister has appointed Helen Grant MP as his new Special Envoy on Girls’ Education.
16 January 2021, 12:15 am

‘Right to Regenerate’ to turn derelict buildings into homes and community assets

The public will be able to convert vacant plots of land and derelict buildings into new homes or community spaces.
16 January 2021, 12:01 am

Hammersmith Bridge Taskforce meeting, 14 January 2021

Joint statement on progress made by the taskforce at its meeting on 14 January 2021.
15 January 2021, 8:09 pm

All UK travel corridors temporarily suspended to protect against new international variants

Emergency border measures introduced to prevent the spread of new variants of coronavirus into the UK.
15 January 2021, 6:32 pm

CST response to Scottish Government request for additional funding

Letter in response to Scottish Government request for UK Government to use Covid-19 Response Fund.
15 January 2021, 6:30 pm

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 variant from South Africa identified in UK

Latest updates on SARS-CoV-2 variants detected in UK.
15 January 2021, 5:55 pm

Prime Minister’s statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 15 January 2021

Prime Minister Boris Johnson gave a statement at the coronavirus press conference.
15 January 2021, 5:46 pm

Consultation launched on 2021 exam replacement

Teachers to determine grades using a range of evidence that reflects students’ hard work and ability
15 January 2021, 5:24 pm

Death of serving CNC police officer

It is with the greatest regret that we confirm that a CNC officer tragically lost his life in a road traffic collision yesterday (14/1).
15 January 2021, 5:13 pm

Lord Chancellor demands immediate improvements at Rainsbrook

The Lord Chancellor has today reassured Ofsted that immediate improvements are being made at Rainsbrook Secure Training Centre in Warwickshire, which is run by private contractor MTC.
15 January 2021, 4:42 pm

Cambridge Vacuum Engineering benefits from clean energy projects

Cambridge Vacuum Engineering (CVE) obtained £15 million of funding for three clean growth projects with UKEF support.
15 January 2021, 3:53 pm