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First ever Government Cyber Security Strategy to step up Britain’s defence and resilience

Britain’s public services will be strengthened to further protect them from the risk of being shut down by hostile cyber threats, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Steve Barclay will say today.
25 January 2022, 9:26 am

CMA action secures improvements from leading PCR testing provider

After thousands of customers received their money back from Dante Labs, the firm has committed to pay any outstanding refunds within 21 days, following CMA action.
25 January 2022, 9:09 am

UK signals West African expansion at Africa Investment Conference

Support package worth over £500 million from the UK government unlocks new markets for exporters in the high-growth region
25 January 2022, 8:48 am

South West fisheries get a New Year boost

Thousands of fish have found new homes in Cornwall and around the Plymouth area thanks to the Environment Agency’s annual restocking programme.
25 January 2022, 8:40 am

Yemen: call for project bids supporting women’s participation in peacebuilding

The Yemen Conflict, Stability and Security Fund (CSSF) team is inviting bids for projects enabling women’s meaningful political participation and inclusion.
25 January 2022, 7:36 am

Capacity Market auction parameters confirmation: letter from BEIS to National Grid ESO, January 2022

Letter confirming the Capacity Market auction parameters for the T-1 auction for the 2022 to 2023 delivery year, and the T-4 auction for the 2025 to 2026 delivery year.
25 January 2022, 7:00 am

PM virtual meeting on Ukraine: 24 January 2022

Prime Minister Boris Johnson held a virtual meeting to discuss the situation in Ukraine.
25 January 2022, 6:11 am

£60 million boost for floating offshore wind

More than £31 million of UK government funding, matched by more than £30 million of industry funding, for development of innovative floating offshore wind technologies.
25 January 2022, 12:15 am

Prime Minister declares UK one of the most open countries in Europe and ready for an international tourism boom

UK is safe and open for visitors with no testing for fully vaccinated tourists
25 January 2022, 12:15 am

Public urged to sign-up to world-first COVID-19 antiviral study

The public are being urged to sign-up to a world-leading study for antivirals if they test positive for COVID-19
25 January 2022, 12:15 am

New drive to promote woodland creation grants for landowners

Farmers and landowners encouraged to create new woodland as a financial and environmentally rewarding option.
25 January 2022, 12:15 am

Wales Veterans Commissioner launched in new UK Government Veterans Strategy Action Plan

The UK Government has announced that a Veterans Commissioner for Wales will be appointed this year.
24 January 2022, 9:32 pm

Building a more peaceful, stable future for the Libyan people

Statement by Ambassador James Kariuki at the Security Council briefing on Libya
24 January 2022, 7:45 pm

UK open for travel with all restrictions removed for eligible vaccinated arrivals

Changes to COVID-19 testing measures for travellers arriving in the UK from 4am 11 February.
24 January 2022, 6:06 pm

Upcoming changes to COVID-19 international travel restrictions

Reducing the number of travel restrictions to provide stability for travellers and the travel industry throughout 2022.
24 January 2022, 6:06 pm

Correspondence between Rt Hon Lord Pickles and Rt Hon Angela Rayner MP

Correspondence between Rt Hon Lord Pickles, Chair of ACOBA and the Shadow Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
24 January 2022, 5:46 pm

Energy policy briefings ensure better collaboration with UK academics

The Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy is working with the OIT and UKRI to provide energy policy briefings for UK academics.
24 January 2022, 4:41 pm

The VMD’s online services are unavailable

The VMD’s online services are temporarily unavailable Monday 24 January due to emergency electrical works.
24 January 2022, 4:36 pm

Applications for the Chair of the England Species Reintroduction Task Force opens

Applications have today opened for the Chair of the England Species Reintroduction Task Force
24 January 2022, 3:23 pm

Draft legislation: The Air Navigation (Amendment) Order 2022

Publication of the draft Air Navigation (Amendment) Order 2022 and an accompanying explanatory memorandum.
24 January 2022, 3:22 pm