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A fresh approach

11th July 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 …

Lichtenstein: A Retrospective exhibition

9th July 2021 1 comment

Sign up for a staff viewing of the Tate Modern exhibition.

Improving aviation security screening

7th July 2021

This is filler text pulled randomly from government press releases, designed to show how a template works. The Department for Transport and the Home Office are to invest up to …

Local election guidance

5th July 2021

From 11 April to 2 May please follow guidance on your role and conduct during the local election period.

Are you getting your 5 a year?

25th June 2021

Reform Plan commitment for every civil servant to receive 5 days of training a year.

Annual UK – Poland talks

23rd June 2021

Updated: Updated with the latest humanitarian summary dated 22 JulyThe crisis in Syria is gravely concerning. The Government has today launched a formal consultation on a new general anti-abuse rule …

UK creative industries

21st June 2021

The UKs creative industries will benefit from tax reliefs that are among the most generous in the world, under Government plans announced today. Mitochondrial disease is passed from mother to …

Launch of the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS)

18th June 2021

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen and thank you Christine [Hodgson, Chair, Careers & Enterprise Company] for that introduction. A new UN panel will help women around the world to get …

Sign up for IT refresher courses

16th June 2021

Short IT training courses available next week.

Do you want to publish on the ACME intranet?

14th June 2021

Guidance on publishing on our new intranet.


CSS tips

14th July 2021 Avatar 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)

7th July 2021 Avatar 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 …

Chocolate Flower Cake

30th June 2021 Candy Calorie 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

23rd June 2021 Sarah Sparkle 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 …


16th June 2021 Candy Calorie 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

9th June 2021 Avatar 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

2nd June 2021 Avatar 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

26th May 2021 Sarah Sparkle 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

19th May 2021 Avatar 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 …

Corporate blog

Design Week

Sun 25th July 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 …

Infrastructure Cost Review programme

Sun 1st August 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 …

Intranet Now

Sun 8th August 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 …


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.