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Press Notices

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

Park View 4 U from Lytham wins Prime Minister's Big Society Award

June 27, 2012

Park View 4 U, a community group who mobilised people in their area to transform a once ‘boggy field’ into a community park where young people could channel their energy, is the latest winner of the Prime Minister's Big Society Award.

Appointment of a Lord in Waiting (Government Whip)

June 25, 2012

A new Lord in Waiting (Government Whip) has been appointed

Dean of Truro

June 21, 2012

The Queen approves Roger Charles Bush as Dean of Truro

Suffragan See of Ramsbury

June 19, 2012

The Queen approves Reverend Canon Edward Francis Condry as Suffragan See of Ramsbury

Signing of piracy agreement with Mauritius

June 8, 2012

Agreement a step forward, adding to the agreements that already exist with Seychelles and Tanzania

Forced marriage to become criminal offence

PM: "forced marriage is wrong, is illegal and will not be tolerated"

PM agrees major energy partnership with Norway

June 7, 2012

The UK and Norwegian prime ministers have agreed to a partnership to secure affordable and sustainable long term energy supplies for both nations.

Canonry of Saint George's Chapel, Windsor

The Venerable Martin George Poll to be appointed to the Canonry of Saint George's Chapel, Windsor.

Interception of Communications Commissioner

May 31, 2012

Extension of appointment