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Cadet forces scheme: £10.85m to encourage young people to join

June 30, 2012

Scheme coinciding with Armed Forces Day aims to create 100 new cadet units in English state schools

PM pays tribute to the volunteers behind the Olympic Games

June 27, 2012

"You’re not just part of the Games, you will be what makes the Games a success"

Welfare speech

June 25, 2012

"In a world of fierce competitiveness – a world where no-one is owed a living – we need to have a welfare system that the country can properly afford."

Aung San Suu Kyi becomes Honorary Ambassador for The Leeds International Piano Competition

June 23, 2012

Prime Minister says Competition's tribute is a fitting way to end her historic visit to Britain.

Prime Minister David Cameron and Aung San Suu Kyi press conference

June 21, 2012

Britain will remain a resolute friend to you and to the people of Burma. In a world beset by problems and difficulties your example of courage and determination has shone through.

Prime Minister in Mexico

June 18, 2012

Prime Minister David Cameron has attended the G20 Summit in Mexico. Read the wrap up below

Prime Minister's Falklands statement

June 14, 2012

"Our resolve to support the Falkland Islanders has not wavered in the last thirty years and it will not in the years ahead."

Correspondence with Sir Alex Allan

June 13, 2012

Prime Minister's letter to and response from Sir Alex Allan, the Independent Adviser on Ministers' Interests.

Prime Minister's response to announcement of Falklands referendum

June 12, 2012

"I have always said that it is up to the Falkland Islanders themselves to choose whether they want to be British."

Structural Reform Plan progress reports published - May 2012

Structural Reform Plan progress updates for each UK Government department for May 2012.