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New launchers to support independence of EU's satellite navigation programme
EU News
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 10:25

The EU's satellite navigation programme Galileo has signed a €500 million agreement with Arianespace to provide three Ariane-5 launchers, which will bring an operational Galileo service much closer. 

EU News | Official News Release
New launchers to support independence of EU's satellite navigation programme
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Wages recovery reaching too few people, says TUC
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 10:20

Responding to new analysis published today (Friday) by XpertHR of recent data on pay awards, TUC General SecretaryFrances O’Grady said

Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Wages recovery reaching too few people, says TUC
Ministry of Justice news
Lasting powers of attorney applications to be made simpler and easier
Ministry of Justice
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 10:10

Lasting powers of attorney will be easier and simpler for people to make, Justice Minister Simon Hughes announces.

Ministry of Justice | Official News Release
Lasting powers of attorney applications to be made simpler and easier
Department for Communities and Local Government news
Councils must clarify commitment to independent free press
Department for Communities and Local Government
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 10:05

Seven councils asked to ensure publication of their newssheets will be in line with publicity rules designed to protect the free press.

Department for Communities and Local Government | Official News Release
Councils must clarify commitment to independent free press

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Department for Education news
Higher standards as thousands more take GCSEs at the right time
Department for Education
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 09:20

Results for 15-year-olds soar after policy change and the overall A* to C rate also increases.

Department for Education | Official News Release
Higher standards as thousands more take GCSEs at the right time
Sport England news
Women's Rugby World Cup winners praised
Sport England
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 09:15

England women’s triumphant win on Sunday in the Rugby World Cup Final over Canada has been praised by Sport England after they secured their first World Cup title in 20 years

Sport England | Official News Release
Women's Rugby World Cup winners praised
Ministry of Defence news
Ministerial visit to reserve unit
Ministry of Defence
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 09:10

Minister for Reserves finds out about the Army's recruitment efforts during his visit to Wiltshire.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
Ministerial visit to reserve unit
Transport for London news
Locals back Elephant & Castle roundabout redesign
Transport for London
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 09:05

More than 80 % of respondents backed the five key design elements to transform the area around the northern roundabout

Transport for London | Official News Release
Locals back Elephant & Castle roundabout redesign
Scottish Government news
Key Scottish Environment Statistics
Scottish Government
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 08:10
Welsh Government news
The Welsh Government is investing in Rhondda Cynon Taf’s most deprived communities in these tough times
Welsh Government
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 08:05

The Welsh Government is investing almost £11 million to support Rhondda Cynon Taf’s most deprived communities, the Minister for Communities and Tackling Poverty, Jeff Cuthbert highlighted when he visited the county (21 August)

Welsh Government | Official News Release
The Welsh Government is investing in Rhondda Cynon Taf’s most deprived communities in these tough times
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Audit Commission - 12 per cent more children in council care at an overall cost of £3.4 billion
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 07:40

The number of children in the care of councils in England rose by 7,210 (12 per cent) over a four year period ending on 31 March 2013. 68,110 children were in care on this date, including 42,228 in care as a result of abuse or neglect. In 2012/13, councils in England spent a total of £3.4 billion caring for these vulnerable young people, who represent 0.6 per cent of all children in England under the age of 18.

Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Audit Commission - 12 per cent more children in council care at an overall cost of £3.4 billion
Scottish Government news
£2m boost for supported business initiative
Scottish Government
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 07:10
Ministry of Defence news
58 new apprentices to work on naval ships
Ministry of Defence
Friday 22 August 2014 @ 07:05

Launch of new apprenticeship campaign celebrates benefits of being an apprentice at British companies like BAE Systems.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
58 new apprentices to work on naval ships

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