MoD: UK-US defence partnership to reach new heights in years ahead - (MoD: Sea king helicopters, asbestos ~ MoD: JCCC’s commemorations team complete unprecedented levels of dedication during centenary year ~ Defence Secretary announces £400m investment for nuclear-armed submarines ~ MoD Police supports ACT Christmas campaign and promotes use of Project Servator ~ Defence Minister reaffirms ties with Mexico )
WAG: Support to help businesses Inspire, Hire and Grow with veterans
LGA responds to Joseph Roundtree Foundation child poverty report – (LGA responds to Ombudsman report on complaints )
Children’s Commissioner: Universal Credit must be halted until we can guarantee children in poverty will not be impacted )
Food Standards Agency: Avoid the unwanted gift of food poisoning this Christmas
Defra: First government-funded tree of Northern Forest takes root
DCMS: Turner masterpiece at risk of export
HM Treasury: X Factor charity song 2018 - Government to donate VAT to children’s charities
ScotGov: Milestone reached for A96 dualling scheme – (ScotGov: Cashless at Christmas ~ ScotGov: Aberdeen Bypass section to open next week )
SQA: Higher Vision exhibition explores Scotland through the lens of photography students
WAG: Ministers accept Children’s Commissioner annual report recommendations – (WAG: Lesley Griffiths officially names new fisheries patrol vessel after former FM Rhodri Morgan ~ WAG: Economy Secretary offers Pembrokeshire £3m per year for removal of tolls )
Launch Announcement: The Association of Chief Executives (ACE) Now Live on WiredGov!
Launch Announcement: The Public Chairs’ Forum (PCF) Now Live on WiredGov!
EA: Planning application submitted for further £112.1m of Leeds flood defences
Ofsted Chief Inspector launches her second Annual Report on state of education & children’s care in England – (Ofsted: Amanda Spielman launches Ofsted's Annual Report 2017/18 )
CCW: Water debt hurting poorest families – UK poverty report
Civil Service: Accentuating the positive & focusing on unexpected advantages – my year as a disability role model – (Civil Service: Why actuaries are essential to government )
Applications for the Government Economic Service Degree Apprenticeship are now open!
STFC: CERN's Large Hadron Collider prepares for upgrade – (STFC: Four new gravitational wave detections announced ~ STFC: UK space sector booming with more jobs on the way )
TfL: Are children key to a healthier London? TfL’s STARS programme suggests so
Met Office: 2018 UK summer heatwave made 30 times more likely due to climate change
National Archives: Newly accredited archive services announced – (NA announces Cold War season launching April 2019 )
FDA: New harassment inquiry must not delay implementation of Dame Laura Cox’s recommendations – (FDA: Depression, breakdowns & departments under pressure: the FDA finds the real impact of unsustainable workloads in the civil service )
“Too often we see the harm that’s caused by the way this debt is collected”, Citizens Advice welcomes new guidance for recovery of council tax
BIG: Community-led projects celebrate £80m National Lottery funding win – (BIG: £3m of National Lottery funding for Northern Ireland groups )
Charity Commission: Alert for charities - fundraising and postal stamp fraud – (Charity Commission: Former trustees of MA 1985 (formerly Muslim Aid) criticised after investigation finds serious mismanagement ~ Charity Commission: Regulatory alert issued to charitable think tanks )
Sport England: Volunteers to Get Active Outdoors – (Sport England: More Than 40% of Children And Young People Lead Active Lives )
DCMS: UK Government signs Macolin Convention to tackle match-fixing in sport
WWF: Wales’ next First Minister 'must step up action to stop the loss of nature'
Unicef: Statement on the situation in Bentiu, South Sudan