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To mark 60 years of the Queen's reign the Diamond Jubilee will take place in 2012

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'Work Programme' to support 2.5m jobless

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A new payment by results scheme to help the long-term unemployed claiming Jobseeker's Allowance and those on long-term sickness benefits back into work has been launched

New online financial health check

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A new online financial health checker has been launched to help people make the most of their money. Offering straightforward money advice, it takes just five to ten minutes to complete

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If you're about to travel to Europe, check the renewal date on your European Health Insurance Card (EHIC). Find out how to get your free card or to renew it

Database of heritage sites launched

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A new online database of the country's 400,000 listed buildings, registered parks, gardens and battlefields, protected shipwrecks and scheduled monuments has been launched

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