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The Cabinet Office is at the centre of Government, making Government work better. This website brings together information from units in the Department.

An Action Plan on Social Exclusion

Reaching Out: An Action Plan on Social Exclusion cover

The Social Exclusion Task Force has published Reaching Out: An Action Plan on Social Exclusion. The plan sets out the work across government to improve the life chances of those who suffer, or may suffer in the future, from disadvantage.

First Commissioner for the Compact appointed

John Stoker

John Stoker becomes the first Commissioner designate for the Compact. This is a new role to oversee the relationship between government and third sector voluntary and community organisations.

Intelligence website

Cabinet Office Crest

A new website has been created with information about the national intelligence machinery in the United Kingdom. The site includes details on how the various intelligence and security agencies work together, with career opportunities and links to individual websites.

Hilary Armstrong's reply to the Prime Minister appointment letter

Hilary Armstrong MP

Hilary Armstrong MP has responded to her original appointment letter by the Prime Minister. In the letter the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster updates the Prime Ministers in a number of Cabinet Office areas including social exclusion, better regulation and the third sector.