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A fresh approach

17th October 2021  Communications and press  

The Chancellor of the Exchequer has today announced new support for local authorities to help them freeze council tax next year. New appointments to Englands National Park Authorities and the …


NHS offers the best care in the world

15th October 2021 1 comment

Nor, I would say, is it acceptable for those of us determined to ensure the NHS offers the best care in the world. Counterfeit currencyCounterfeit currency and counterfeit stamps are …


Annual mental health statistics

13th October 2021 2 comments

Annual mental health statistics. New official statistics show that, in 2012/13, average gross incomes of pensioner couples and singles grew to 477 an above inflation rise with state benefits accounting …


Natural England announces changes to three general licences

11th October 2021

Natural England announces changes to three general licences for controlling specific wild bird species. Winners from this year’s prestigious Queen’s Awards for Enterprise announced to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s …


Animal Welfare

1st October 2021

Animal Welfare Minister Lord de Mauley said:Out of control dogs are just as much a threat on private property as in public places. The Government is moving ahead. Statistics on …


Help fight fuel poverty

29th September 2021

The Government has today announced that it is introducing new legislation, effective from today, to block a tax avoidance scheme involving Manufactured Overseas Dividends (MODs). Creative innovators from the worlds …


UKs third largest market for goods

27th September 2021 2 comments

In 2012 Hong Kong was the UKs third largest market for goods in Asia Pacific. The study is set to improve modern breeding of chickpeas. I am therefore delighted that …


Superfast broadband

24th September 2021

Watching TV, washing your clothes and even turning on the lights is now cheaper than it was ten years ago.


New project to challenge stereotypes around men’s role in early education

22nd September 2021

Plants, seeds, flowers, fruit or vegetables can carry pests and diseases that would destroy UK plants, trees and crops. The Scottish Secretary outlines his response to First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. …


Cyclists lockers allocated

20th September 2021

If you have requested a locker, security will contact you shortly to allocate one.


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Chocolate Flower Cake

13th October 2021  Candy Calorie

My Chocolate Flower Cake concept from last spring is getting a fall makeover! An oversized bloom made of chocolate is a fun and easy way to quickly dress up a …


Room styles

6th October 2021  Sarah Sparkle

The key thing you need to keep in mind when it comes to home decor styles is that there is such a wide variety of different home interior styles because …


Frankencakes

6th October 2021  Candy Calorie

Method Preheat the oven to 180C/350F/Gas 4. Line a muffin tray with 9 paper cases. Sift the flour, cocoa powder and baking powder into a bowl. Add the sugar and …


Intranet goes into open source

29th September 2021  Luke Oatham

The GovIntranet WordPress theme was released on gitHub today. The Chancellor has today launched the National Loan Guarantee Scheme (NLGS), helping smaller businesses across the UK (with an annual group …


Law made simple

22nd September 2021  Luke Oatham

It will mean that owners can be prosecuted if they fail to stop their dogs attacking someone on their own or someone elses private property. He hopes to reschedule his …


Modern decor

22nd September 2021  Sarah Sparkle

If you’re looking for completely up to date and contemporary modern interior decor style in your choice of lighting fixtures, furniture and even interior space design, you might like this …


Privy Council discussion

15th September 2021  Luke Oatham

Somalia has rejoined the world community. A serious food crisis in the Sahel region of West Africa last year has meant that many people in the region are still recovering …


CSS tips

8th September 2021  Steph Gray

Need to find a special CSS3 effect with instructions on how to implement it, plus the complete, downloadable and ready-to-use code to boot? You can get all that for free …


Office of Tax Simplification (OTS)

1st September 2021  Luke Oatham

The Chancellor George Osborne and Exchequer Secretary David Gauke today established the Office of Tax Simplification (OTS). An overview of all the sections in the pupil projection guide including links …


Corporate blog

Intranet Now

Sun 31st October 2021 9:00 am 18 Albert Embankment

Our second Intranet Now conference is coming up, and we have a fantastic day planned for you – even bigger and better than last year (which was a leviathan). You’ll learn …


Infrastructure Cost Review programme

Sun 31st October 2021 11:00 am

The Main Supply Estimates for central government departments, presented to the House of Commons today, seek Parliamentary authority for expenditure in 2012-13. Thank you for inviting me to join the …


Design Week

Sun 7th November 2021 9:00 am 106 Clerkenwell Workshops

Open House activities. The Government has this week signed an agreement with the United States to improve international tax compliance and implement FATCA. The Government has today announced that from …


Events

New building entry system

28th August 2017

The new building entry system starts this week. You will have been issued with a secure staff pass. Swipe the pass on the entry barrier to enter the building.


Public helpline closed

7th August 2017

Public helpline operators will not be available today.


Press conference

5th August 2017

The foyer will be used for a press conference today. Please use alternative entrances.