Tag: government
4 days ago
sunderlandecho.com

New Sunderland Central MP Lewis Atkinson on being a newbie in Parliament, and his hopes for the city

‘A huge surprise and a huge honour’ - Sunderland’s newest MP has spoken for the first time about swapping the NHS for...

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5 days ago
thestar.co.uk

King's Speech: What is the 'Hillsborough Law' promised by Labour government after Sheffield footb...

The Government has pledged to introduce the long-awaited ‘Hillsborough Law’ in the first King’s Speech under Labour -...

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7 days ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Government’s stake in NatWest drops below 20 per cent for first time since bank was nationalised

The Government’s stake in NatWest Group has dropped to below 20 per cent for the first time since the bank was nation...

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10 days ago
portsmouth.co.uk

Labour Portsmouth South MP Stephen Morgan appointed Early Education minister - promising to help ...

A Portsmouth politician has been appointed as a government minister in the Department for Education.

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10 days ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Hucknall: Misk Hills green belt under threat again as plans for 100 homes resubmitted to council

Developers have resubmitted plans to build 100 new homes on green belt land off Common Lane in Hucknall – Misk Hills.

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10 days ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Hucknall: Misk Hills greenbelt under threat again as plans for 100 homes resubmitted to council

Developers have resubmitted plans to build 100 new homes on green belt land off Common Lane in Hucknall – Misk Hills.

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11 days ago
scotsman.com

Government insists no decisions made amid reports of Ed Miliband ordering immediate North Sea oil...

It was reported a new round of licences in the coming weeks will be blocked.

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12 days ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Barratt set to build fewer homes as mortgage costs hit demand

Barratt Developments has said it will build fewer homes next year despite respite from soaring building costs and Lab...

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12 days ago
doncasterfreepress.co.uk

Hundreds of people in Doncaster die due to respiratory causes – as regional inequality exposed

Hundreds of people in Doncaster died due to respiratory diseases in 2022-23, new figures show.

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12 days ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Hucknall Food Bank appeals for more donations as user numbers rise

Hucknall Food Bank has appealed to the community to come and help them with more donations as demand for the service ...

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12 days ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

JD Wetherspoon reveals an improvement in sales as it continues to sell off sites

Pub firm JD Wetherspoon has revealed another improvement in sales in recent weeks as it continued to sell off sites.

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13 days ago
thestar.co.uk

48 long-lost inheritances in Sheffield worth thousands waiting for their rightful heir as estates...

These people died with no will or next of kin - meaning their inheritances remain untouched.

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17 days ago
sunderlandecho.com

Sunderland Labour members react to 'sensational' General Election win for party

Sunderland civic leaders have been having their say on last night’s General Election results.

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17 days ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

General Election 2024: Focus on economic growth, bosses tell new Prime Minister Keir Starmer

Bosses across the retail, energy and hospitality sectors have urged the incoming Labour Government to fulfil its pled...

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17 days ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

General Election 2024: Business leaders call on Labour to kick-start growth after landslide win

Business groups have said the new Labour Government will have “a lot” in its in-tray including an “urgent need to kic...

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27 days ago
hucknalldispatch.co.uk

Ashfield Council leader signs pledges to continue authority's support of armed forces

The leader of Ashfield Council has signed three pledges to commit the authority to the continued support of armed for...

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about 1 month ago
nationalworld.com

How to apply for 30 free hours childcare? When will government childcare be extended from 15 free...

Here are the childcare changes coming from April 30th.

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about 1 month ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Waspi women warned about websites saying they can claim compensation

Women affected by state pension increases are being warned to watch out for websites that claim to help them with com...

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about 1 month ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Cavity wall insulation saga: New Government must protect families in deep trauma: Greg Wright

They are honest people on modest incomes who were trying to ensure their family had a safe, warm place to call home.

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about 1 month ago
nationalworld.com

The Battle of Orgreave: 40 years on from one of 1984/85 Miners' Strike's most defining chapters

On a summer’s day in South Yorkshire, the 1984/85 miners’ strike had one of its most defining chapters

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about 1 month ago
thestar.co.uk

Sheffield sixth forms 'graded' on A-Level results including how many pupils enter Russell Group u...

These are Sheffield’s sixth form colleges and schools ‘graded’ by their A Levels, according to Government data.

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about 1 month ago
thestar.co.uk

Sheffield Sixth Forms: Best 13 sixth forms ranked by top scoring pupils getting AAB in their A-Le...

However, it appears the Government’s goalposts for 2023 have changed.

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about 1 month ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Government must insist on 'lock-tight' conditions to protect Royal Mail, says Greeting Card Assoc...

Some ancient family rituals remain sacrosanct, even in the era of Instagram.

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about 1 month ago
nationalworld.com

Household Support Fund 2024: how to apply for cost of living help as thousands get free payments ...

A savvy mum is planning to make her Christmas dinner for less than £2.50 per person - and buys all her ingredients fr...

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about 1 month ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

The new Government must commit to a long-term industrial strategy: Greg Wright

There is a single, bold, policy decision which the new Government must make in order to shore up business confidence ...

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about 1 month ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

NatWest's CEO sets out plans to drive more automation across bank

The new boss of NatWest has laid out his plans to drive more automation across the bank after shrinking its senior ma...

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

As July's UK election collides with Euro 2024, brace yourselves for the political football spectacle

As the UK lurches toward the highly anticipated general election on Thursday 4 July, the nation's politicians are gea...

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about 2 months ago
scotsman.com

Push to extend Edinburgh bus lane hours amid warning vehicles 'will slow to walking pace' as time...

Transport guru Professor David Begg urges all-day bus lanes and greater enforcement

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about 2 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

British American Tobacco warns over illegal disposable vapes in the US

British American Tobacco (BAT) has warned that waning cigarette sales in the US and the rise of illegal disposable va...

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about 2 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Government sells £1.24bn of NatWest stake after plans for public sale postponed

The Government has sold £1.24bn of shares in NatWest, accelerating the process of bringing the high street bank into ...

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

Who is my local MP? Find candidates by postcode - who is running in my area and standing in my co...

Everything you need to know about finding you local MP and election candidates

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about 2 months ago
yorkshirepost.co.uk

Royal Mail: New Government must tenaciously defend consumers' rights: Greg Wright

Britain’s next Business Secretary will find a a major corporate deal weighing heavily on their desk.

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

PIP: DWP considers vouchers instead of cash payments and medical proof for benefit amid 2024 welf...

There are concerns that such adjustments could put many people at a disadvantage

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

Rishi Sunak: get to know Conservative leader and PM ahead of the election - age, net worth, wife,...

Everything you need to know about the Conservative Party leader

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

Guilt Trip and As Everything Unfolds: bands reflect on successful yet muddy SlamDunk 2024

Guilt Trip and As Everything Unfolds performed at SlamDunk 2024 in Leeds- and a big year is on the cards for all invo...

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about 2 months ago
doncasterfreepress.co.uk

Fewer deaths caused by alcohol in Doncaster

Fewer alcohol-specific deaths were recorded in Doncaster in 2022, recent figures show.

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about 2 months ago
derbyshiretimes.co.uk

New powers to revive town centre shops that have sat empty for over 12 months – as civic leaders ...

Empty shops in Chesterfield’s high street could be set for a new lease of life – as the Government revealed plans to ...

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about 2 months ago
nationalworld.com

What are preppers? A look at the essential items which should be in your emergency kit, by TikTokers

People have taken to TikTok to share what is in their emergency fund, as the government say that everyone should have...

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2 months ago
nationalworld.com

How to register to vote in UK general election: postal votes, check electoral register - and addr...

Speculation is rife that the next general election could take place as soon as July

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