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Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Mounts Bay in Bermuda

Royal Fleet Auxiliary (RFA) Mounts Bay in Bermuda

The Royal Naval support ship Royal Fleet Auxiliary Mounts Bay arrives in Bermuda on 15 December for a three day visit.

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Space Climate Observatory agreed ahead of One Planet Summit in Paris

Space Climate Observatory agreed ahead of One Planet Summit in Paris

The UK’s world-leading space sector will help create a new Space Climate Observatory, following an agreement adopted by national space agencies today (Monday 11 December).

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Crimestoppers campaign funded by the IPO and industry partners

Crimestoppers campaign funded by the IPO and industry partners

IPO and industry partners have joined together to raise awareness of the risks involved in using illicit streaming devices.

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Defence Secretary announces £250M investment in new homes for service families

Defence Secretary announces £250M investment in new homes for service families

Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced a £250 million investment to build new homes for Service personnel and their families on Salisbury Plain.

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Extended bankruptcy for accountant who failed to disclose assets

Extended bankruptcy for accountant who failed to disclose assets

Russell Ian Payne faces eight years of restrictions after failing to disclose to the Official Receiver that he had disposed of assets in the lead up to his bankruptcy.

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UK companies lead the world’s nuclear decommissioning market

UK companies lead the world’s nuclear decommissioning market

A Japanese journalist has paid a special visit to West Cumbria to speak to companies who manufacture world-leading nuclear decommissioning kit

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Civil news: housing and debt and/or HPCDS opportunity

Civil news: housing and debt and/or HPCDS opportunity

Expressions of interest welcome to deliver services for housing and debt in Buckinghamshire and HPCDS in Milton Keynes, Blackpool, Preston.

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Healthy eating guidance published for the early years sector

Healthy eating guidance published for the early years sector

Example menus developed with nutrition experts to support early years providers

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UK and Australia step up defence relationship as ministers meet

UK and Australia step up defence relationship as ministers meet

Defence Minister Harriett Baldwin has been in Australia this week discussing defence equipment in the face of intensifying threats.

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Correspondence from the Insolvency Service

Correspondence from the Insolvency Service

We are aware that some people are receiving letters from a Dubai address purporting to be from the Insolvency Service.

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Defence Secretary hosts first meeting in UK with Secretary Mattis

Defence Secretary hosts first meeting in UK with Secretary Mattis

The Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has held his first bilateral meeting with his US counterpart, Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis, in London today.

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UK Government Ministers to Engage Further with Scottish Parliament Over EU (Withdrawal) Bill

UK Government Ministers to Engage Further with Scottish Parliament Over EU (Withdrawal) Bill

Three UK Government ministers will today [Wednesday 8 November] appear before Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) to discuss the EU (Withdrawal) Bill.

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The VMD Customer Satisfaction Survey 2017/18: Improving our service to you

The VMD Customer Satisfaction Survey 2017/18: Improving our service to you

The VMD launched its customer satisfaction web survey on 30 October 2017.

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Minister for Africa meets African diplomats and leading figures

Minister for Africa meets African diplomats and leading figures

Minister for Africa Rory Stewart welcomes African High Commissioners and Ambassadors to the UK.

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New ship to support the aircraft carriers arrives in UK

New ship to support the aircraft carriers arrives in UK

The second of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new Tide-class support ships, RFA Tiderace, has arrived in Cornwall to begin a programme of customisation that will support 300 UK jobs.

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UK team sets off to compete at the Invictus Games Toronto 2017

UK team sets off to compete at the Invictus Games Toronto 2017

The team will join 16 other nations at the international event for wounded, injured and sick military personnel and veterans.

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UK sets up joint Caribbean Coordination Cell with French and Dutch allies

UK sets up joint Caribbean Coordination Cell with French and Dutch allies

Building on the strong collaboration seen between the three nations so far in the international response to the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the UK, Netherlands and France have created the Multinational Caribbean Coordination Cell (MNCCC).

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UK sets up joint Caribbean Coordination Cell with French and Dutch allies

UK sets up joint Caribbean Coordination Cell with French and Dutch allies

Building on the strong collaboration seen between the three nations so far in the international response to the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the UK, Netherlands and France have created the Multinational Caribbean Coordination Cell (MNCCC).

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Defence Minister welcomes London Stock Exchange's commitment to Armed Forces

Defence Minister welcomes London Stock Exchange's commitment to Armed Forces

Minister for Defence People and Veterans, Tobias Ellwood, has praised the London Stock Exchange Group for signing the Armed Forces Covenant.

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New agreement strengthens UK Saudi Arabia Defence relationship

New agreement strengthens UK Saudi Arabia Defence relationship

The UK and Saudi Arabia have announced a new Military and Security Cooperation Agreement.

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Defence personnel embracing fourth industrial revolution by developing skills

Defence personnel embracing fourth industrial revolution by developing skills

The MOD is adapting its workforce to meet the needs of the modern world, Minister for Defence People and Veterans Tobias Ellwood has told top industry delegates.

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Final resting place of a Yorkshire born WW2 soldier killed in the 'Bridge too far' Battle of Arnhem is finally marked after almost 73 years

Final resting place of a Yorkshire born WW2 soldier killed in the 'Bridge too far' Battle of Arnhem is finally marked after almost 73 years

Lance Corporal William Loney's grave has been rededicated at Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery after almost 73 years.

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Venturefest East: connect with businesses and investors

Venturefest East: connect with businesses and investors

Free networking event will bring ambitious UK SMEs and entrepreneurs together with stakeholders to promote innovation and growth.

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British Day and EU Legislative Reform workshop

British Day and EU Legislative Reform workshop

European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) British Day and EU Legislative Reform workshop.

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Deputy Chief Economist role

Deputy Chief Economist role

The IPO’s mission is to ensure that the full potential of ideas, knowledge and creativity is realised for the benefit of the economy and society.

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The AAIB has sent a team to Caernarfon Airport

The AAIB has sent a team to Caernarfon Airport

The AAIB has sent a team to investigate an aircraft accident that occurred at Caernarfon Airport

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Skills Minister John Hayes brings together transport and further and higher education experts in new advisory group

Skills Minister John Hayes brings together transport and further and higher education experts in new advisory group

The Education Advisory Group will discuss best practice in promoting transport through education.

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Aviation support to exercises

Aviation support to exercises

The MAA has undertaken a detailed analysis study on exercise data, to capture and understand air safety issues on exercise.

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Derailment at Paddington station

Derailment at Paddington station

Train derailed at Paddington station, London, 20 August 2017.

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New round of multi million tech competition launches to improve rail journeys

New round of multi million tech competition launches to improve rail journeys

Further £7.9 million on offer to develop new ways to improve the rail network for passengers.

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Scotland to pioneer future of global oil and gas industry

Scotland to pioneer future of global oil and gas industry

Scotland will be at the forefront of the future of oil and gas, the Exchequer Secretary will announce at the industry’s largest conference.

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Track worker struck near Wimbledon

Track worker struck near Wimbledon

Track worker struck by a train between Wimbledon and Raynes Park stations, Greater London, 22 August 2017.

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New government proposals to cut congestion on our busiest roads

New government proposals to cut congestion on our busiest roads

Consultation about allowing local authorities to charge utility companies by the hour during road works.

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Highways England chairman reappointed

Highways England chairman reappointed

Colin Matthews has been reappointed as chairman of Highways England, the company announced today.

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Midland Metro extension gets £59.8 million green light from government

Midland Metro extension gets £59.8 million green light from government

Tram route extension linking Birmingham city centre with Edgbaston and the city’s growing Westside area given go-ahead.

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Collision near London Waterloo station, 15 August 2017

Collision near London Waterloo station, 15 August 2017

Investigation into a collision near London Waterloo station, 15 August 2017.

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Green light for lorry 'platooning'

Green light for lorry 'platooning'

The UK’s first HGV 'platooning' trial, jointly funded by Highways England and the Department for Transport, has been given the green light.

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The AAIB has sent a team to Dorset

The AAIB has sent a team to Dorset

The AAIB has sent a team to investigate a light aircraft accident in Dorset.

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Licence stripped from holiday sickness firm

Licence stripped from holiday sickness firm

A firm responsible for pressuring people into making holiday-sickness claims has had it's licence stripped by the Claims Management Regulator.

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Lorry technology trials could slash fuel costs and congestion

Lorry technology trials could slash fuel costs and congestion

Lorry 'platooning' could have major benefits for motorists and businesses in the UK.

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Buffer stop collision at Kings Cross

Buffer stop collision at Kings Cross

Train collided with buffer stops at Kings Cross station, London, 15 August 2017.

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Action plan to improve accessibility in transport unveiled by the government

Action plan to improve accessibility in transport unveiled by the government

Transport draft accessibility action plan launched for consultation.

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Derailment at Ely West Junction, 14 August 2017

Derailment at Ely West Junction, 14 August 2017

Investigation into a derailment of a freight train at Ely West Junction, 14 August 2017.

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‘Momentum must be maintained’ as pound coin changeover enters final weeks

‘Momentum must be maintained’ as pound coin changeover enters final weeks

Businesses are being urged to play their part in ensuring a smooth transition to the new, more secure, £1 coin.

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Civil news: immigration and asylum, clarification on claiming for hourly rates matters

Civil news: immigration and asylum, clarification on claiming for hourly rates matters

While most Immigration matters are payable under the Standard Fee Scheme, some continue to be paid at an hourly rate.

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