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Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 16:43

An independent inquiry has published a report into Child Sexual Exploitation in Rotherham

Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Exploitation
Welsh Government news
£1 million regeneration projects for Tredegar announced
Welsh Government
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 16:25

The Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Carl Sargeant, has outlined the improvements communities in Tredegar can look forward to thanks to £1 million of Welsh Government regeneration funding.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
£1 million regeneration projects for Tredegar announced
Technology Strategy Board news
Sucess Story- Leading a remanufacturing revolution
Technology Strategy Board
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 16:15

A research project co-funded by Innovate UK - the new name for the Technology Strategy Board - has led to Britain becoming a world leader in developing ‘game-changing' hybrid manufacturing technology.  

 

Technology Strategy Board | Official News Release
Sucess Story- Leading a remanufacturing revolution
Department for International Development news
New UK aid package for Iraq focuses on vulnerable women and children
Department for International Development
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 16:10

Justine Greening travelled to Iraq to see first-hand how UK support is helping people affected by the fighting

Department for International Development | Official News Release
New UK aid package for Iraq focuses on vulnerable women and children
Information Commissioner's Office news
Repeated security failings lead to £180,000 fine for Ministry of Justice
Information Commissioner's Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:46

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has served a £180,000 penalty on the Ministry of Justice over serious failings in the way prisons in England and Wales have been handling people’s information.

Information Commissioner's Office | Official News Release
Repeated security failings lead to £180,000 fine for Ministry of Justice
Welsh Government news
£1 million regeneration projects for Grangetown announced
Welsh Government
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:25

The Minister for Housing and Regeneration, Carl Sargeant, has outlined the improvements communities in Grangetown can look forward to thanks to £1 million of Welsh Government regeneration funding.

Welsh Government | Official News Release
£1 million regeneration projects for Grangetown announced
Scottish Government news
Improved A&E treatment times
Scottish Government
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:20

Number of patients treated within four hours rises.

Scottish Government | Official News Release
Improved A&E treatment times
Cabinet Office news
Nominations open for the first UK Social Investment Awards
Cabinet Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:10

The Social Investment Awards, supported by Cabinet Office and RBS, will celebrate UK businesses and people who are solving social problems.

Cabinet Office | Official News Release
Nominations open for the first UK Social Investment Awards
Transport for London news
New hybrid bus charging technology trial announced
Transport for London
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:05

The first use of extended range diesel electric hybrid double deck buses in the capital

Transport for London | Official News Release
New hybrid bus charging technology trial announced
Foreign and Commonwealth Office news
FCO welcomes end of military hostilities in Mozambique
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 15:05

FCO welcomes agreement signed between Government of Mozambique and RENAMO bringing about cessation of hostilities

Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Official News Release
FCO welcomes end of military hostilities in Mozambique
Financial Conduct Authority news
FCA fines RBS and NatWest for failures in mortgage advice process
Financial Conduct Authority
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 14:20

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has today fined The Royal Bank of Scotland and NatWest £14,474,600 for serious failings in their advised mortgage sales business.

Financial Conduct Authority | Official News Release
FCA fines RBS and NatWest for failures in mortgage advice process
Department for Work and Pensions news
High street could be boosted by £212 billion ‘purple pound’ by attracting disabled people and their families
Department for Work and Pensions
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 14:15

Thousands of high street businesses could be turning away the custom of 1 in 5 people by not attracting disabled people.

Department for Work and Pensions | Official News Release
High street could be boosted by £212 billion ‘purple pound’ by attracting disabled people and their families
Department for International Development news
New international development funding finder launched
Department for International Development
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 14:10

A new online tool will make it easier for organisations, individuals and businesses to search for DFID funding opportunities.

Department for International Development | Official News Release
New international development funding finder launched
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) news
NICE approves jaw replacement surgery
National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 14:05

NICE has recommended the use of jaw replacement surgery for people who have pain and difficulty opening their mouth and are unable to eat a normal diet.

 

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) | Official News Release
NICE approves jaw replacement surgery
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills news
Deputy Prime Minister hails unique technical mix of UK-India businesses
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 13:20

Nick Clegg has praised the special relationship between UK and Indian companies on a visit to India’s hi-tech capital, Bangalore.

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills | Official News Release
Deputy Prime Minister hails unique technical mix of UK-India businesses
Cabinet Office news
One million voters applied to register to vote since new government system launched
Cabinet Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 13:15

Over 1 million people have applied to register to vote since the new online system launched, with overwhelmingly positive feedback.

Cabinet Office | Official News Release
One million voters applied to register to vote since new government system launched
Natural England news
Badger control measures authorised in west Gloucestershire and west Somerset
Natural England
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 13:10

‪Natural England confirmed that all the criteria have been met to allow the second of four years of badger culling to start in west Gloucestershire and west Somerset, to prevent the spread of bovine tuberculosis (bTB). 

 

Natural England | Official News Release
Badger control measures authorised in west Gloucestershire and west Somerset
Foreign and Commonwealth Office news
Minister for Middle East welcomes Gaza ceasefire
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 13:05

The Minister for the Middle East, Tobias Ellwood, yesterday welcomed the Egyptian brokered ceasefire.

Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Official News Release
Minister for Middle East welcomes Gaza ceasefire
EU News news
Galileo: European Commission requests full details of launch problems from Arianespace and ESA
EU News
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 12:25

Following the failure on Friday August 22nd to inject Galileo satellites 5 and 6 into the correct orbit, the European Commission has requested Arianespace and the European Space Agency (ESA) to provide full details of the incident, together with a schedule and an action plan to rectify the problem.

EU News | Official News Release
Galileo: European Commission requests full details of launch problems from Arianespace and ESA
Ministry of Justice news
More help for families of missing people
Ministry of Justice
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 12:15

Families of missing people will be given extra help when a loved one goes missing, under proposals announced by Lord Faulks QC today.

Ministry of Justice | Official News Release
More help for families of missing people
Department for Communities and Local Government news
Stephen Williams pays tribute to the bravery of Douglas Reynolds VC
Department for Communities and Local Government
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 12:10

Communities Minister paid tribute to Captain Douglas Reynolds as commemorative Victoria Cross paving stone was laid in his honour in Bristol.

Department for Communities and Local Government | Official News Release
Stephen Williams pays tribute to the bravery of Douglas Reynolds VC
Big Lottery Fund news
Kellie Maloney’s story and Lottery cash help London project face gender issues
Big Lottery Fund
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 12:05

When Peckham-born boxing legend Frank Maloney revealed he was undergoing a sex change to become Kellie, he was finally putting to end a lifetime of turmoil. Now Big Lottery funding will be used to help young people in London struggling with their own gender issues.

Big Lottery Fund | Official News Release
Kellie Maloney’s story and Lottery cash help London project face gender issues
Foreign and Commonwealth Office news
FCO Minister condemns further Iraq attacks
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 11:15

Tobias Ellwood condemns attacks across Iraq that killed over 50 people and calls for inclusive government to fight terrorism

Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Official News Release
FCO Minister condemns further Iraq attacks
Ministry of Defence news
Royal Navy drugs bust in Caribbean
Ministry of Defence
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 11:10

A Royal Navy warship has seized £21 million worth of cocaine after a 12-hour pursuit across the Caribbean.

Ministry of Defence | Official News Release
Royal Navy drugs bust in Caribbean
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills news
Nick Clegg calls for nominations for new Dadabhai Naoroji Awards
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 11:05

The Deputy PM announced a new exchange programme helping young people to work and study in India, and new awards recognising UK-Indian ties.

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills | Official News Release
Nick Clegg calls for nominations for new Dadabhai Naoroji Awards
EU News news
European Union helps fight forest fires in Greece
EU News
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 10:25

Greece is receiving support through the European Union's Civil Protection Mechanism to fight the forest fires raging in the central part of the country.  France has responded to Greece's request for assistance in a matter of hours – its two fire-fighting planes are already operating in the affected areas.

EU News | Official News Release
European Union helps fight forest fires in Greece
Department for Communities and Local Government news
More parking for new homes will end ‘vicious cycle of clogged up streets’
Department for Communities and Local Government
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 10:10
Department for Transport news
Roads revolution sees extra 900 miles of capacity
Department for Transport
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 10:05

Highway network to get an extra 900 miles of capacity thanks to £24 billion investment.

Department for Transport | Official News Release
Roads revolution sees extra 900 miles of capacity
Environment Agency news
Flood defence work starts at Broomhill Sands in Kent
Environment Agency
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 09:20

Rocks are being delivered as work starts on the £30m scheme to protect 1,400 properties at Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme in Kent.

Environment Agency | Official News Release
Flood defence work starts at Broomhill Sands in Kent
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills news
British brands sign trade deals with India
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 09:15

On his visit to India, Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg sees a number of British brands, including Lush and Pavers Shoes, sign UK-India trade deals.

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills | Official News Release
British brands sign trade deals with India
10 Downing Street news
Suffragan Bishop of Huddersfield: Jonathan Robert Gibbs
10 Downing Street
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 09:10

The Queen has approved the nomination of the Reverend Jonathan Robert Gibbs to the Suffragan See of Huddersfield.

10 Downing Street | Official News Release
Suffragan Bishop of Huddersfield: Jonathan Robert Gibbs
Foreign and Commonwealth Office news
Nick Clegg: India visit
Foreign and Commonwealth Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 09:05

The Deputy Prime Minister is leading a trade delegation on a visit to India from 25 to 27 August 2014.

Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Official News Release
Nick Clegg: India visit
Information Commissioner's Office news
Local authorities audit report: “areas of good practice, but clear room for improvement by all”
Information Commissioner's Office
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 08:10

A report published by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has highlighted ‘clear room for improvement’ in how local authorities comply with the Data Protection Act

Information Commissioner's Office | Official News Release
Local authorities audit report: “areas of good practice, but clear room for improvement by all”
Department of Energy and Climate Change news
Nick Clegg: India visit
Department of Energy and Climate Change
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 08:05

The Deputy Prime Minister is leading a trade delegation on a visit to India from 25 to 27 August 2014.

Department of Energy and Climate Change | Official News Release
Nick Clegg: India visit
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) news
RoSPA GUIDE TO HELP LOCAL COUNCILLORS IN SCOTLAND PREVENT ROAD CASUALTIES
Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations)
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 07:40

A step-by-step guide to help local councillors in Scotland prevent road tragedies has been published by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).  

Wired-GOV Newswire (news from other organisations) | Official News Release
RoSPA GUIDE TO HELP LOCAL COUNCILLORS IN SCOTLAND PREVENT ROAD CASUALTIES
10 Downing Street news
Suffragan Bishop of Bradford: Toby Matthew Howarth
10 Downing Street
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 07:10

The Queen has approved the nomination of the Reverend Canon Toby Matthew Howarth to the Suffragan See of Bradford.

10 Downing Street | Official News Release
Suffragan Bishop of Bradford: Toby Matthew Howarth
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills news
Nick Clegg: India visit
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
Wednesday 27 August 2014 @ 07:05

The Deputy Prime Minister is leading a trade delegation on a visit to India from 25 to 27 August 2014.

Department for Business, Innovation and Skills | Official News Release
Nick Clegg: India visit

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