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Counter Terrorism Advice Following Manchester Arena Attack

National Counter Terrorism Security Office – Updates and advice following the incident in Manchester Arena on 22 May 2017.


Home Office Statement on the Manchester Terrorist Attack

This was a barbaric attack, deliberately targeting some of the most vulnerable in our society – young people and children out at a pop concert.


Manchester Terrorist Attack – Advice for Schools and Students

OFQUAL: Many students and teachers are likely to have been affected by the tragic events in Manchester last night. Head teachers are best placed to decide whether exams should go ahead as planned.



General Election 2017 Security Advice

As the General Election approaches it is important that individuals and organisations consider their protective security provisions, they remain vigilant and report suspicious behaviour and items to police at the earliest opportunity.


Theresa May Announces General Election on 8 June 2017

I have just chaired a meeting of Cabinet where we agreed that the Government should call a general election to be held on 8 June.


Filing Accounts for Small Companies

Options open to small companies in filing their accounts to Companies House and / or HMRC.


Driving Test Changes December 2017

The driving test will change from Monday 4 December 2017 to include following directions from a sat nav and testing different manoeuvres.


Tax Changes for Business April 2017

Changes to corporation tax, business rates relief, rural rate relief, and more.


Tax Changes 6 April 2017

Millions of workers will benefit from increases to the Personal Allowance and Higher Rate Threshold on 6 April.


Changes to Universal Credit and Child Tax Credit April 2017

Automatic entitlement to housing support for 18 to 21-year-olds for new claims to full service Universal Credit to be removed. child tax Credit to be limited to 2 children for new claims.


Prime Minister’s Statement in House of Commons – Triggering Article 50 to Leave European Union

Theresa May gave a statement in Parliament on her letter notifying the European Council President of the UK’s intention to leave the EU.


Prime Minister’s Statement Following Terrorist Attack in Westminster, London

I have just chaired a meeting of the Government’s emergency committee, COBRA, following the sick and depraved terrorist attack on the streets of our capital this afternoon.


Security Measures for Phones, Laptops and Tablets on Flights to the UK

Today the government announced there will be changes to aviation security measures for selected inbound flights to the United Kingdom.


Article 50 for Leaving European Union to be Enacted on 29 March 2017

The Government has announced its intention to invoke Article 50 on Wednesday 29 March 2017.


Prime Minister’s Statement to Parliament – Migration, Business and Article 50

Prime Minister Theresa May gave a statement to Parliament on the March EU Council meeting and next steps in preparing to trigger Article 50.


Cyber Security Services Framework 2

Crown Commercial Service’s new Cyber Security Services 2 Framework is now live and available to help the public sector buy certified cyber security consultancy and services.


March 2017 Budget – Key Points

The Chancellor has presented his Budget to Parliament – here’s a summary of what was announced.


Action Counters Terrorism Campaign

Public urged to help communities defeat terrorism with new Action Counters Terrorism campaign.


Vehicle Tax Rates 1 April 2017

DVLA is reminding motorists that there is just one month to go until new vehicle tax rates come into force for all cars and some motor homes that are first registered from 1 April 2017.


Human and Social Sciences Research Funding

A Market Interest Day for suppliers to find out more about the HSSRC requirement is being held on Tuesday 4 April 2017.


Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 Framework Launched

Digital Outcomes and Specialists 2 Framework Launched New digital Framework attracts thousands of small and medium-sized businesses.


Facts About the New Business Rates Revaluation

Information on the business rates revaluation which comes into force on 1 April 2017.


HMRC Open Day for Graduates and Undergraduates 7 April 2017

HMRC Open Day for Graduates and Undergraduates 7 April 2017 Information on how to apply for places at HM Revenue and Customs Solicitor’s Office Open Day in April.


DEFRA Air Quality Grant Programme 2016 – 2017

Projects across the country will benefit from almost £3.7 million as part of an annual funding scheme to help combat air quality locally, it was announced today.


HS2 Given Royal Assent

HS2 Given Royal Assent HS2 Bill gains Royal Assent paving way for new rail line that will increase capacity on our railways, connect the biggest cities, generating jobs and economic growth.


Government Transformation Strategy Launched

The government has published its transformation strategy to improve online public services.


Graduate Roles at Innovate UK Available

We’re inviting university leavers from across various fields of study to join our graduate scheme and work at the heart of UK innovation.


Britain’s Exit from the European Union

The government has published its plan for ‘a new, positive and constructive’ partnership in the mutual interest of the UK and the EU.