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  1. Major overhaul of higher technical education announced

    New package of measures for higher technical education will build on the work to transform technical and vocational education in Britain

  2. Multi-billion pound investment as government unveils new long-term plan to tackle flooding

    336,000 properties in England better protected from flooding by 2027 with record £5.2 billion investment

  3. Supporting every child's right to quality education

    Statement by Baroness Sugg CBE, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State and Prime Minister’s Special Envoy for Girls’ Education, at the UN High-level Roundtable on continuing learning and schooling for refugees.

  4. Building a greener, more resilient global economy

    Statement by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon at the UN High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development Green Climate Fund side-event: COVID-19 and Climate Finance

  5. 97.5% of in-person coronavirus (COVID-19) tests returned next day

    Statistics covering the 5th week of operation (25 June to 1 July) of the NHS Test and Trace service have been published today.

  6. Michael Gove statement on EU Exit preparations: 13 July 2020

    Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster Michael Gove made a statement in the House of Commons on preparations for the end of the Transition Period.

  7. New anti-bullying helpline to clamp down on poor behaviour in the military

    A new helpline providing support for service personnel experiencing or witnessing bullying, harassment or discrimination has been set up by the Ministry of Defence to clamp down on instances of unacceptable behaviour in the …

  8. UK at the forefront of space exploration with biomining experiment

    UK scientists are experimenting in space to investigate the effects of microbes on asteroidal material in space under microgravity conditions.

  9. National Drought Group - July 2020 statement

    The National Drought Group met on Monday 13 July 2020, chaired by EA executive director for environment and business, Harvey Bradshaw.

  10. UK Government publishes new Border Operating Model

    Border Operating Model published to provide clarity and certainty for traders and the border industry.

  11. Civil news: increase to 'payments on account' applications

    We are increasing the number of applications for payments on account that can be submitted within any 12-month period.

  12. Graphics Editor - Southampton

    We have an exciting new vacancy at MAIB and are looking for someone to join our publications team.

  13. Home Secretary signals Britain is open for business

    Release of further detail on UK’s future immigration system.

  14. New plans to ensure safety of UK journalists

    The first meeting of the National Committee for the Safety of Journalists has today taken place, focusing on developing a National Action Plan.

  15. Parliament approves veterans question in next Census

    Former Armed Forces personnel will for the first time be able to identify themselves as veterans in the next Census, following new legislation passed today.

  16. Priti Patel proscribes far-right terrorist group

    Government takes action to proscribe Feuerkrieg Division.

  17. UKHO appoints RAdm Peter Sparkes as Acting Chief Executive following the retirement of CEO Tim Lowe CBE

    Rear Admiral Peter Sparkes, the current UK National Hydrographer and Deputy Chief Executive, has been appointed to the position of Acting Chief Executive and Accounting Officer.

  18. Angelina Jolie and UK call for support to protect education for refugee children

    The UK has announced £5.3 million of new UK aid to support salaries of teachers in the world's poorest refugee-hosting countries.

  19. Applications and complaints to the CAC

    The submission of applications and complaints to the CAC

  20. HMRC invites hospitality industry to register for Eat Out to Help Out

    Registrations for the Eat Out to Help Out Scheme start today (13 July 2020).