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First Of Sheffield's Flood Defences Nearing Completion

It's almost a decade since the tragic floods of 2007 brought devastation to Sheffield's communities.
And now, a flood defence scheme on the River Don, which started in design in 2014, is progressing…
23rd Mar 2017 09:51 AM

Additional Hand Luggage Restrictions On Some Flights To The UK

Airport check in - photo by James Emery
On Tuesday 21 March the government announced new aviation security measures on all inbound direct flights to the UK from the following countries:
Turkey
Lebanon
21st Mar 2017 08:44 PM

Defence Minister And Prince Harry Celebrate 200 Year Relationship With Nepal

Prince Harry and Defence Minister Mark Lancaster at the Embassy of Nepal to celebrate the bicentenary of UK-Nepal Relations
Defence Minister Mark Lancaster, who served with the Queen's Gurkha…
21st Mar 2017 08:39 AM

South Yorkshire Village In Top Ten

The 1795 Newcomen Engine at Elsecar, the oldest steam engine in the world still in its original location
The South Yorkshire village of Elsecar in Barnsley has been named a 'Heritage Action Zone' by…
20th Mar 2017 12:01 AM

Foreign Secretary Visits Ethiopia

Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson was in Ethiopia on 16 March as part of a three-day tour of east Africa. He met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and Foreign Minister Workneh and…
17th Mar 2017 01:29 PM

Prime Minister's Statement Following Attack In Westminster

Prime Minister Theresa May gave a statement in Downing Street this evening following today's attack in Westminster.
Prime Minister Theresa May said:
"I have just chaired a meeting of the Government's…
22nd Mar 2017 09:00 PM

Minimum Wage And Living Wage To Rise April 2017

photo - William Warby
The hourly rate for the minimum wage depends on your age and whether you're an apprentice.
You must be at least:
school leaving age to get the National Minimum Wage
aged 25 to…
21st Mar 2017 03:56 PM

Minister For The Middle East Statement On Syria Sanctions

Minister for the Middle East Tobias Ellwood said;
"New EU sanctions against those involved with chemical weapons use in Syria represent a significant step in holding those who have used chemical…
20th Mar 2017 11:00 PM

Greater Protection For Rape Victims And Children At Risk Of Grooming

photo by Peter Hellmann
New measures that will spare rape victims the trauma and inconvenience of attending court hearings will be rolled out across the country from September.
Victims of rape and…
19th Mar 2017 10:16 PM

NHS Prescription Charges From April 2017

photo by Ben W
As at the start of previous financial years, regulations have today been laid before Parliament to increase certain National Health Service charges in England from 1 April 2017.
The…
16th Mar 2017 03:28 PM

Strabane Explosion

Following last night's attempt to kill police officers, serving the community in Strabane, James Brokenshire issued the below statement.
Secretary Of State Rt Hon James Brokenshire MP:
"Those who…
22nd Mar 2017 02:50 PM

Prime Minister's Statement On Death Of Martin McGuinness

Prime Minister Theresa May said:
"First and foremost, my thoughts are with the family of Martin McGuinness at this sad time.
"While I can never condone the path he took in the earlier part of his…
21st Mar 2017 10:47 AM

Article 50 To Be Triggered On 29 March

David Davis
The UK's Permanent Representative to the European Union, Sir Tim Barrow, has this morning informed the office of European Council President, Donald Tusk, of the UK's intention to invoke…
20th Mar 2017 10:00 PM

Government Will Double Public Donations To The East Africa Crisis Appeal

In response to the unprecedented public support for the Disasters Emergency Committee East Africa Crisis Appeal, this weekend the UK Government will match pound for pound the next £5 million…
18th Mar 2017 09:00 AM

UK Gives £6 Million Boost To Global Slavery Battle

photo by Imagens Evangelicas
Home Secretary Amber Rudd has announced an investment of £6 million in ambitious projects to tackle modern slavery around the world and provide vital support for…
16th Mar 2017 03:10 PM
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