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22 October

Press release: Increased security measures to give prison officers right tools for the job
Investment of £2 million for 5,600 body-worn cameras. A further £1 million for the introduction of new ‘police-style’ handcuffs and restraints. Four prisons to trial the use of PAVA incapacitant...
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Open consultation: Improving the home buying and selling process: call for evidence

The government is committed to improving the existing home buying and selling process in order to make it cheaper, faster and less stressful.

We are seeking views and suggestions for improvement from ...

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Press release: Government acts to improve the home buying process

As part of a continued drive to make the housing market work better, we want to hear from everyone with an interest in home buying including estate agents, solicitors and mortgage lenders.

We want to ...

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Research and analysis: Buying and selling homes: consumer experience study

This research covers the entire consumer ‘journey’ of buying and selling homes including:

initial marketing or property search negotiating an offer all aspects of the conveyancing prior to completing...
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Open consultation: Improving the home buying and selling process: call for evidence

The government is committed to improving the existing home buying and selling process in order to make it cheaper, faster and less stressful.

We are seeking views and suggestions for improvement from ...

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Press release: UK aid provides lifeline to defenceless and wounded Syrians to help them return to a liberated Raqqa

The International Development Secretary Priti Patel called for urgent international action to end the “death sentence” that innocent people of Raqqa city still face from explosive booby-traps and wounds inflicted...

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Research and analysis: Buying and selling homes: consumer experience study

This research covers the entire consumer ‘journey’ of buying and selling homes including:

initial marketing or property search negotiating an offer all aspects of the conveyancing prior to completing...
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21 October

Press release: Sellafield Chemical Disposal, 21 October 2017

Updated: Final update on disposal of chemicals at Sellafield

Following a chemical inventory audit in a laboratory, we took the decision to dispose of a number of chemicals which are no longer used in our...

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Press release: Chemical event at Sellafield, 21 October 2017

Updated: Information updated

Following a chemical inventory audit in a laboratory, we took the decision to dispose of a number of chemicals which are no longer used in our operations and have been stored...

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Press release: Chemical event at Sellafield, 21 October 2017

Following a chemical inventory audit in a laboratory, we took the decision to dispose of a number of chemicals which are no longer used in our operations and have been stored since 1992.

In line with ...

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News story: Business Secretary points to bright future for Belfast during Canada visit

Business Secretary Greg Clark was in Canada today (20 October 2017) to attend an event marking the joint venture between Airbus and Bombardier, agreed earlier this week.

During the visit, Greg Clark held...

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Press release: Chemical event at Sellafield, 21 October 2017

Following a chemical inventory audit in a laboratory, we took the decision to dispose of a number of chemicals which are no longer used in our operations and have been stored since 1992.

In line with ...

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Appointment of the Director General of the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC) (Nick Hurd)

I am today announcing the Crown appointment of Michael Lockwood as the first Director General of the Independent Office for Police Conduct (IOPC), part of the package of measures which will create a stronger, ...

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Justice and Home Affairs Post-Council Statement (David Lidington)

Justice and Home Affairs Council took place on 12 and 13 October in Luxembourg. I represented the UK for Justice Day, along with the Minister of State for Immigration, the Rt Honourable Brandon Lewis MP. The ...

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Justice Update (Dominic Raab)

When the Supreme Court handed down judgment in the case of R (Unison) v Lord Chancellor on 26 July, the Government took immediate steps to stop charging fees in the Employment Tribunals. We also said that we ...

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20 October

Corporate report: UK and US defence cooperation

This pamphlet details UK and US defence cooperation, including collaboration in operations and flagship capability programmes.

It also outlines the UK’s role as a global security leader and includes details...

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Corporate report: SSRO newsletter

Updated: October 2017 newsletter published

The Single Source Regulations Office (SSRO) is an arms length body, designed to be the independent expert on Ministry of Defence single source procurement and ...

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Research and analysis: Enterobacter and related organisms: voluntary reporting

Updated: Added HPR 11(37) annual report for EWNI, with associated England-only data appendix.

These reports provide information on trends, patient demographics and geographical distributions, as well as...

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Guidance: EEA and Swiss nationals: free movement rights

Updated: Updated document.

UK Visas and Immigration modernised guidance for how it considers the free movement rights of nationals of the EEA and Swiss nationals, and who can enter and live in the UK under...

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Guidance: Guidance on overseas visitors hospital charging regulations

Updated: Added 'Upfront charging operational framework' document.

This revised guidance is for NHS bodies who need to charge overseas visitors for NHS hospital treatment, under the NHS (Charges to Overseas...

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Corporate report: UK and US defence cooperation

This pamphlet details UK and US defence cooperation, including collaboration in operations and flagship capability programmes.

It also outlines the UK’s role as a global security leader and includes details...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: engineering design & draughtsperson (approved for delivery)

Updated: updated public contact and assessment plan

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships...
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Corporate report: FCO Legal Directorate annual report 2016 to 2017

This annual report sets out the structure and strategic objectives of the FCO Legal Directorate. It highlights the main areas of work under each objective and outlines the Directorate’s priorities for the year...

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Official Statistics: Child obesity and excess weight: small area level data

Updated: Added information to clearly state that the electoral ward data is modelled estimates. No new data has been added.

Trend data for the prevalence of:

child excess weight (overweight including...
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Guidance: Employer Bulletin: October 2017

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) publishes the employer bulletin 6 times a year, giving employers and agents the latest information on topics and issues that may affect them.

You can download and read the...

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Research and analysis: Right to Request Time to Train regulations evaluation

The Right to Request Time to Train policy, gives employees of large businesses the right to request time off for study or training.

The research examined:

how employers in different sectors...
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Research and analysis: Early years providers who left the EYR, with full EYR inspection judgements, 1 June 2016 to 31 September 2017

This publication provides a summary of providers who left the Early Years Register (EYR) in each month, between June 2016 and September 2017. Inspection outcomes provided have all been published by 30 September...

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Research and analysis: Employer ownership pilot round 2: process evaluation

The report evaluates the effectiveness of the processes in procurement and monitoring of the employer ownership pilot round 2.

The ‘Employer ownership of skills pilot round 1: first report’ is ...

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National Statistics: GCSE and equivalent results: 2016 to 2017 (provisional)

Updated: Amended EBacc English explanation in section 6 of the main text document.

Young people’s achievements in:

GCSE examinations equivalent qualifications

It typically describes those...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standards in development

Updated: updated attached document

Employers are encourage to be involved in trailblazer projects so that they can help develop new standards.

These documents are updated regularly to highlight...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standards: list of occupations available

Updated: updated ticklist

This document provides a list of all the apprenticeship standards that are currently being developed by groups of employers (trailblazers). It identifies their stage of development...

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Transparency data: Committee on Fuel Poverty: meeting minutes

Updated: August 2017 minutes added.

The minutes from the meetings of the Committee on Fuel Poverty (CFP).

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Statutory guidance: UK national certificates for intoxicating liquor spirit measures

Updated: Certificate UK/2016 has been added.

UK national certificates issued by Regulatory Delivery in accordance with the provisions of section 12 of the Weights and Measures Act 1985.

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Research and analysis: Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) brokerage results

Updated: ECO Brokerage Results 17 October 2017.

Brokerage operates as a fortnightly anonymous auction where providers of the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) can sell ‘lots’ of ECO Carbon Saving Obligation...

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Notice: Excise Notice 147a: Pool Betting Duty

Updated: This notice replaces the October 2017 edition of Notice 147a: Pool Betting Duty and has been revised to provide detailed guidance about Pool Betting Duty which came into effect on 1 December 2014. Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 18:32, 20 October

Corporate report: SSRO newsletter

Updated: October 2017 newsletter published

The Single Source Regulations Office (SSRO) is an arms length body, designed to be the independent expert on Ministry of Defence single source procurement and ...

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Research and analysis: Enterobacter and related organisms: voluntary reporting

Updated: Added HPR 11(37) annual report for EWNI, with associated England-only data appendix.

These reports provide information on trends, patient demographics and geographical distributions, as well as...

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Guidance: EEA and Swiss nationals: free movement rights

Updated: Updated document.

UK Visas and Immigration modernised guidance for how it considers the free movement rights of nationals of the EEA and Swiss nationals, and who can enter and live in the UK under...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 18:32, 20 October
Guidance: Guidance on overseas visitors hospital charging regulations

Updated: Added 'Upfront charging operational framework' document.

This revised guidance is for NHS bodies who need to charge overseas visitors for NHS hospital treatment, under the NHS (Charges to Overseas...

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Notice: Excise Notice 41: Alcoholic Ingredients Relief

Updated: Changes have been made to paragraph 2.2 to clarify the position of eligible articles.

This notice cancels and replaces Notice 41 (2 October 2017). Details of any changes to the previous version...

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Corporate report: UK and US defence cooperation

This pamphlet details UK and US defence cooperation, including collaboration in operations and flagship capability programmes.

It also outlines the UK’s role as a global security leader and includes details...

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Research and analysis: Health Protection Report volume 11 (2017)

Updated: HPR 11(37) news and infection reports uploaded

Health Protection Report (HPR) comprises routine reports on infections (microbiological and epidemiological data and associated commentary) together...

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Press release: Welsh SMEs urged to seize new UK government backed export finance opportunity

Secretary of State for Wales Alun Cairns will call on Welsh SMEs to capitalise on new UK Government backed finance to help gain access to global growth markets when he attends the Fast Growth 50 awards this evening...

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News story: New frigates opportunity for Ferguson as Defence Secretary visits

The Defence Secretary launched an ambitious National Shipbuilding Strategy last month, in which he laid out plans for a first batch of five of another new class of frigates – the Type 31e. Industry has been invited...

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Government response: DFID in the News

Updated: "DFID in the News" moves to new blog platform - https://dfidnews.blog.gov.uk

“DFID in the News” moves to new blog platform: 20 October 2017

DFID in the News now moved to https://dfidnews.blog...

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News story: Flood risk this weekend

This is likely to cause large waves and spray which could lead to coastal flooding along the south and south-west coast.

Ben Lukey , National Flood Duty Manager for the Environment Agency, said:

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FOI release: FOI releases for June 2017

Updated: FOIs published

Freedom of Information releases by Ministry of Justice for June 2017.

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Guidance: Children’s Social Care Innovation Programme grant

Updated: Added October's letter

These letters set out:

how much funding local authorities are getting as part of the Children’s Social Care Innovation Programme the purpose of the Children...
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Transparency data: MOJ data: gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings returns: April to June 2017

Details of MOJ ministers, directors general, permanent secretary and special advisers’ gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings.

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Transparency data: MOJ data: gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings returns: January to March 2017

Updated: Data published.

Ministry of Justice (MOJ) ministers, directors general, permanent secretary’s gifts, hospitality, travel and meetings.

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Research and analysis: LGV infections in the UK: trends and epidemiology

Updated: Updated with LGV diagnoses in the UK 2003 to 2016 data tables and Health Protection Report article.

Analyses of data on laboratory confirmed cases of LGV in England and elsewhere in the UK, collated...

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Transparency data: Military court centres court listings

Updated: Added Military court centre listings: 23 October to 3 November 2017

In line with the government’s Transparency and Open Data initiative, the Military Court Service is to publish the court listings...

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Consultation outcome: Water supply and sewerage licensing: updating security and emergency measures directions

Updated: Summary of responses including government response added.

We want to know what you think about our proposals to update the wording used in the Security and Emergency Measures (Water Undertakers...

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Guidance: Guidance for the Community and Voluntary Sector
Providing immigration advice and services

In order to provide legal advice and services relating to a person’s immigration status, you need to be regulated by the OISC or another legal services regulator. The...

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Transparency data: Service standard performance data 2016 to 2017

The Regulator of Social Housing has in place a range of statutory processes and provides services to the regulated social housing sector and its stakeholders.

The standards of service page clearly...

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FOI release: Air quality legal costs incurred by Defra

Total legal costs incurred by Defra in relation to the national air quality plans for nitrogen dioxide broken down by total expense for each stage since 2015.

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Notice: WV1 3DW, Dunton Environmental Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Dunton Environmental...
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Notice: TR15 3QT, Western United Mines Limited: environmental permit issued

The Environment Agency publish permits that they issue under the Industrial Emissions Directive (IED).

This decision includes the permit and decision document for:

Operator name: Western United...
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Form: Trade licence reminder application form (VTL318)

Updated: PDF updated

This replaces the VTL305 and VTL306 forms.

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Official Statistics: Residues of veterinary medicines in food: 2016

Updated: Updated published reports paper

This document contains information on substances found in the UK where the level of concentration of a residue in an animal product is above the action point. Where...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: vehicle damage panel technician

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: vehicle damage paint technician

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills...

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Research and analysis: Sendai Framework: PHE review

This review provides a list of PHE’s activities and projects to meet the targets and goals of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.

The Sendai Framework outlines 7 clear targets and 4 priorities...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: vehicle damage mechanical, electrical and trim (MET) technician

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships available

The approved standard outlines the skills...

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Guidance: Apprenticeship standard: engineering design & draughtsperson (approved for delivery)

Updated: updated public contact and assessment plan

This document is relevant to:

employers wanting to recruit an apprentice training organisations working with employers to make the apprenticeships...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 20 October
Corporate report: FCO Legal Directorate annual report 2016 to 2017

This annual report sets out the structure and strategic objectives of the FCO Legal Directorate. It highlights the main areas of work under each objective and outlines the Directorate’s priorities for the year...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 20 October
Official Statistics: Child obesity and excess weight: small area level data

Updated: Added information to clearly state that the electoral ward data is modelled estimates. No new data has been added.

Trend data for the prevalence of:

child excess weight (overweight including...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 20 October
Guidance: Employer Bulletin: October 2017

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) publishes the employer bulletin 6 times a year, giving employers and agents the latest information on topics and issues that may affect them.

You can download and read the...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:34, 20 October
Research and analysis: Right to Request Time to Train regulations evaluation

The Right to Request Time to Train policy, gives employees of large businesses the right to request time off for study or training.

The research examined:

how employers in different sectors...
Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 20 October
Research and analysis: Early years providers who left the EYR, with full EYR inspection judgements, 1 June 2016 to 31 September 2017

This publication provides a summary of providers who left the Early Years Register (EYR) in each month, between June 2016 and September 2017. Inspection outcomes provided have all been published by 30 September...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 20 October
Notice: Balance beam replacement: river restriction notice

River Thames restriction information for the week commencing 6 November 2017.

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Research and analysis: Employer ownership pilot round 2: process evaluation

The report evaluates the effectiveness of the processes in procurement and monitoring of the employer ownership pilot round 2.

The ‘Employer ownership of skills pilot round 1: first report’ is ...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:33, 20 October
National Statistics: GCSE and equivalent results: 2016 to 2017 (provisional)

Updated: Amended EBacc English explanation in section 6 of the main text document.

Young people’s achievements in:

GCSE examinations equivalent qualifications

It typically describes those...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 20 October
Guidance: Apprenticeship standards in development

Updated: updated attached document

Employers are encourage to be involved in trailblazer projects so that they can help develop new standards.

These documents are updated regularly to highlight...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 20 October
Guidance: Apprenticeship standards: list of occupations available

Updated: updated ticklist

This document provides a list of all the apprenticeship standards that are currently being developed by groups of employers (trailblazers). It identifies their stage of development...

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 20 October
Transparency data: Committee on Fuel Poverty: meeting minutes

Updated: August 2017 minutes added.

The minutes from the meetings of the Committee on Fuel Poverty (CFP).

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Guidance: UK Trade Tariff: imports and community transport inwards

Updated: Paragraphs 2.2, 2.10 including Option 1 have been updated.

Get detailed information about:

how to use the Single Administrative Document as an import declaration additional documents ...
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Notice: LN3 4AB, Ss Peter and Paul Parochial Cherry Willinham PCC: environmental permit application advertisement

The Environment Agency consults the public on certain applications for waste operations, mining waste operations, installations, water discharge and groundwater activities. The arrangements are explained in its...

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Statutory guidance: UK national certificates for intoxicating liquor spirit measures

Updated: Certificate UK/2016 has been added.

UK national certificates issued by Regulatory Delivery in accordance with the provisions of section 12 of the Weights and Measures Act 1985.

Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 16:32, 20 October
Guidance: Grenfell Tower fire: handling immigration cases

Updated: Updated guidance document.

This guidance tells Home Office staff how to consider the immigration status of those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.

It allows eligible individuals to be...

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Research and analysis: Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) brokerage results

Updated: ECO Brokerage Results 17 October 2017.

Brokerage operates as a fortnightly anonymous auction where providers of the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO) can sell ‘lots’ of ECO Carbon Saving Obligation...

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News story: Charity Fraud Awareness Week (23 – 27 October)

This is the second annual Charity Fraud Awareness Week, aiming to help you increase resilience against fraud.

A group of around 40 charities, regulators, professional bodies and other stakeholders...

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Press release: PM's European Council press statement: 20 October 2017

PM Theresa May speaking at the European Council in Brussels

The United Kingdom will take its seat at the European Council table for another year and a half, and we have important work to achieve...

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News story: Defence Secretary welcomes liberation of Raqqah

Following on from the liberation of Mosul, this is a significant development in the fight against Daesh. The fall of the capital of their so-called caliphate is a devastating blow to the terrorist group.

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Press release: Bankrupt director banned for supplying illegal workers

Shane Zeb Khattak has been disqualified from acting as a director for 10 years, following an investigation by the Insolvency Service. The Secretary of State for Business Energy and Industrial Strategy accepted...

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Speech: Challenges and opportunities facing the UK rail supply chain
Introduction

Thank you, David Begg

It is a pleasure to speak this morning. And it is a particular pleasure to see our country’s great rail supply chain so well represented.

A time of challenge and...
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Press release: Change of British High Commissioner to Namibia

Ms Kate Airey OBE has been appointed British High Commissioner to the Republic of Namibia in succession to Ms Jo Lomas who will be transferring to another Diplomatic Service appointment. Ms Airey will take up...

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Statistical data set: Fisheries Data Exchange System outputs (catch reports)

Updated: Year to date updated

2017 year to date

MS Excel Spreadsheet, 371KB

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive...
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Guidance: Guide for effective benefits management in major projects

This guide provides structure and sets expectations for major project teams when undertaking benefits management.

It covers:

key activities to be undertaken for effective benefits management ...
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Consultation outcome: Driving offences and penalties relating to causing death or serious injury

Updated: Consultation response in Welsh published.

The government recognises that there is public concern about sentencing for offenders who kill or seriously injure others on the road and is committed ...

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Research and analysis: Goats: TSE surveillance statistics

Updated: Updated document

Cases of TSE disease found in goats from passive surveillance in Great Britain have been recorded since 1993. The European Union active surveillance programme started in January...

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Research and analysis: Active disease surveillance: TSE statistics

Updated: Updated documents

This publication is no longer updated as ‘Official Statistics’ and has been changed to a ‘Research and analysis’ publication type. This amendment does not change the content...

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Guidance: Nationalities and countries for company filings

Updated: List of countries added.

This guide lists the standard nationalities and countries we accept.

Use this list of nationalities and countries when you complete our forms. If you don’t, we ...

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Official Statistics: Prison population figures: 2017

Updated: Prison population as of 20 October 2017 published.

Latest prison population figures for 2017.

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Guidance: Department of Health annual report and accounts timetable

Issue and submission dates for the Department of Health’s annual report and accounts, covering the financial year 2017 to 2018.

Read the timetables for the department’s agreement of balances. Read more. (cached), Summary and Comments (0), Email this. First seen at 14:35, 20 October

Notice: inSIGHT: read the latest edition

Updated: New edition of inSIGHT added

inSIGHT is a regular defence, science and technology eBulletin written for the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory’s (Dstl’s) external suppliers. It covers the...

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Notice: inSIGHT archive

Updated: September edition of inSIGHT added to archive

inSIGHT is a regular defence, science and technology eBulletin written for the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory’s (Dstl’s) external suppliers...

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Form: National Insurance: apply for a portable document A1/E101 if self-employed in European Economic Area (CA3837)

Updated: Information about completing forms CA3821 and CA3822 if you're a director of your own limited company has been added.

Use this form if you’re normally self-employed in the UK and going to work ...

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Guidance: National professional qualifications: frameworks

The content and assessment framework sets out the knowledge and skills that providers must teach as part of each NPQ, and the tasks and criteria against which providers will be required to assess their candidates...

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