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Improved healthcare for all: pioneering projects get funding

Improved healthcare for all: pioneering projects get funding

Nearly £70 million to be invested under the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund to speed up access to innovative medicines, including 2 new competitions.

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Welsh Secretary – “Now is the time to create our own Western Powerhouse”

Welsh Secretary – “Now is the time to create our own Western Powerhouse”

Severn Growth Summit to spark the biggest commercial conversation for the West of the UK in a generation

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UKAEA launches National Fusion Technology Platform

UKAEA launches National Fusion Technology Platform

Oxford event offers industry chance to partner with UKAEA on ITER investment

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Business and Energy Secretary discusses closer research and development ties with French ministers

Business and Energy Secretary discusses closer research and development ties with French ministers

Business and Energy Secretary Greg Clark has met with French ministers to discuss our approach to shared challenges.

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World first register to crack down on criminals laundering dirty money through UK property market to go live by early 2021

World first register to crack down on criminals laundering dirty money through UK property market to go live by early 2021

The register will provide government with greater transparency on overseas companies.

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Update on Carillion contracts

Update on Carillion contracts

Carillion’s private sector service customers have shown continued support to continue receiving services.

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New battery technologies for electric vehicles: apply for funding

New battery technologies for electric vehicles: apply for funding

Businesses can apply for a share of £25 million in the latest Faraday Battery Challenge opportunity, part of the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

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Refresco proposal to sell soft drink factory

Refresco proposal to sell soft drink factory

Refresco has offered to sell a specialist factory to address the CMA’s concerns about its merger with soft drink rival Cott.

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Keep updated with email alerts from Companies House

Keep updated with email alerts from Companies House

Sign up to our new email alerts service to receive updates on a range of topics from Companies House.

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New features for the UK House Price Index search tool and reports

New features for the UK House Price Index search tool and reports

From today, you can access more historic house price data and have more ways to compare house price information.

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New Nancy and the Meerkats resources

New Nancy and the Meerkats resources

The new resources include themed activities and engaging lesson plans to support and develop pupils’ understanding of IP.

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UK satellite maker acquired in multi million deal

UK satellite maker acquired in multi million deal

Innovate UK-supported Clyde Space has been bought by AAC Microtec in a deal worth £26 million.

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Expression of Interest: MOD Defence People Challenge   Market Interest Day

Expression of Interest: MOD Defence People Challenge Market Interest Day

The Defence and Security Accelerator are holding a Market Interest day on 7 February 2018 to help shape the upcoming Defence People Challenge. Register now to express your interest in attending.

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Sell out success at Severn Tolls event

Sell out success at Severn Tolls event

Capacity audience expected at UK Government event to champion cross border growth

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Apology: Richard Wayne Seamark

Apology: Richard Wayne Seamark

On 12 October 2017 the Insolvency Service published a press notice on our website regarding the disqualification of Richard Wayne Seamark as a company director.

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Resources to raise awareness of IP in universities and colleges

Resources to raise awareness of IP in universities and colleges

IP Tutor Plus has been updated and relaunched on 9 January 2018.

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Changes to patents fees on 6 April 2018

Changes to patents fees on 6 April 2018

The IPO has today published guidance for business about the changes.

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Changes to patents fees on 6 April 2018

Changes to patents fees on 6 April 2018

The IPO has today published guidance for business about the changes.

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Cross border portability of online content services

Cross border portability of online content services

The government is consulting on the domestic enforcement of the Portability Regulation, which will come into force on 1 April 2018.

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Smart energy start up secures £5.5 million investment

Smart energy start up secures £5.5 million investment

Upside Energy – which has received support from Innovate UK – attracts private investment to help it create new jobs and commercialise.

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Stakeholder engagement events: ECL consultation

Stakeholder engagement events: ECL consultation

Series of events for stakeholders on the extended collective licensing (ECL) consultation.

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Business Secretrary visits Poland to foster deeper economic collaboration

Business Secretrary visits Poland to foster deeper economic collaboration

Greg Clark met senior Polish ministers to discuss the Industrial Strategy.

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Sellafield spreads £75,000 of Christmas cheer

Sellafield spreads £75,000 of Christmas cheer

Workers at Sellafield have donated £75,000 worth of gifts, food and cash to six charities, as part of their Christmas campaign for 2017.

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Tyne and Wear man fined for waste offences

Tyne and Wear man fined for waste offences

A 21-year-old Tyne & Wear man has been ordered to pay £1,730 for flouting environmental laws.

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VIDEO: A historic year at Sellafield.

VIDEO: A historic year at Sellafield.

This video shows the huge strides made in the clean-up mission during 2017.

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Apprentice’s Shoe Box Appeal brings joy to the elderly

Apprentice’s Shoe Box Appeal brings joy to the elderly

A group of Sellafield Ltd apprentices has packed and delivered 120 shoe box hampers to elderly people across West Cumbria.

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Pubs Code Adjudicator (PCA) Bulletin December 2017

Pubs Code Adjudicator (PCA) Bulletin December 2017

December 2017

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Arrangement for exchanging information during the UK US Trade and Investment Working Group

Arrangement for exchanging information during the UK US Trade and Investment Working Group

The UK and US Trade and Investment Working Group have agreed on how to exchange information.

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Business innovations to tackle brain injury and back pain

Business innovations to tackle brain injury and back pain

60 projects with the potential to improve people’s lives and grow UK economy share £15 million funding.

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Review of the pre pack industry measures

Review of the pre pack industry measures

An assessment of the impact of the voluntary industry measures introduced in November 2015 is to be undertaken.

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The Insolvency Service newsletter: autumn 2017

The Insolvency Service newsletter: autumn 2017

In our Autumn newsletter we discuss strengthened monitoring for bulk IVA providers, customer service excellence accreditation, improved creditor engagement and more.

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£100,000 cash boost for Magnox communities

£100,000 cash boost for Magnox communities

Nearly £100,000 has been awarded by Magnox to two community projects close to its Bradwell and Dungeness A sites.

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UK bioprocessing firm acquired by GE Healthcare

UK bioprocessing firm acquired by GE Healthcare

Puridify acquisition follows support from Innovate UK and research councils to develop purification technology for next-generation biotherapeutics treatment.

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Anthony Browne appointed to the Regulatory Policy Committee

Anthony Browne appointed to the Regulatory Policy Committee

Secretary of State for Business Greg Clark confirmed today that Anthony Browne has been appointed as the new Chair to the Regulatory Policy Committee (RPC).

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Communications boost for business

Communications boost for business

Communication initiative increases intellectual property awareness and encourages customers to protect their rights.

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Consultation on an application to operate an ECL scheme

Consultation on an application to operate an ECL scheme

The CLA has applied to the government for a licence to operate an ECL scheme

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CMA accepts NHBC undertakings on structural warranties

CMA accepts NHBC undertakings on structural warranties

The CMA has accepted new undertakings from the NHBC on structural warranties, an insurance that protects against potential defects in new buildings.

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Business barriers to young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds

Business barriers to young adults from disadvantaged backgrounds

New campaign launches to inspire and support young innovators to turn their business ideas into reality.

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Lord Duncan visits The HALO Kilmarnock

Lord Duncan visits The HALO Kilmarnock

UK Government Minister for Scotland Lord Duncan visited the site of The HALO Kilmarnock, an ambitious regeneration project.

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CMA launches consultation on 2018/19 annual plan

CMA launches consultation on 2018/19 annual plan

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is seeking views on its priorities for the coming year.

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“Talking saved my life” rugby ace tells construction workers

“Talking saved my life” rugby ace tells construction workers

Former super league rugby player Danny Sculthorpe has been encouraging construction workers at Sellafield to open up about mental health.

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1 January 2018: Update to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) fees

1 January 2018: Update to the Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) fees

The Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) fee structure changes on 1 January 2018.

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Nuclear decommissioning chief addresses oil and gas delegates

Nuclear decommissioning chief addresses oil and gas delegates

The eyes of the oil and gas industry were on the NDA's Chief Executive, David Peattie, this week as he gave a unique insight into the decommissioning sector.

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Future electric vehicle batteries: long lasting, cleaner, better

Future electric vehicle batteries: long lasting, cleaner, better

£40 million Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund investment in business and research will develop the next generation of automotive batteries.

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HM Land Registry launches new Business Strategy

HM Land Registry launches new Business Strategy

Our 5-year Business Strategy defines what we will do to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity and an open approach to data.

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