JUST ANNOUNCED: we will reduce UK emissions by at least 68% by 2030 compared to 1990 levels 👏
We’re taking bold #ClimateAction
Find out more 👇
We’ve set a new target to cut emissions by at least 68% by 2030.
The fight against climate change is a global challenge and the UK is leading by example.
WATCH: Prime Minister @BorisJohnson answers your questions at #PeoplesPMQs #PPMQs https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1vOxwEmzXoMGB
New Christmas travel measures will minimise disruption and help people #TravelSafely over the Christmas period.🎄🎁
If you’re travelling, plan your journey carefully and where possible book ahead. Find out more about our #Christmas travel plans here👉
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing a été un grand modernisateur de la France, dont le travail a marqué les générations suivantes. 1/4
Over a million tests are being sent out to care homes to reunite residents with loved ones.
Watch the moment Silvia is finally reunited with Richard.
Exams are the best and fairest way for young people to show their potential.
For exams next year, we're making changes to help students – and give them the clarity and confidence they need to achieve their potential.
Read more: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/extra-measures-to-support-students-ahead-of-next-summers-exams
On #IDPWD2020, I pay tribute to the extraordinary contribution people living with disabilities make to this country.
Next year we will publish the most ambitious disability plan in a generation - so there are no barriers to anyone realising their full potential. #PurpleLightUp
WATCH LIVE: #Coronavirus press conference (2 December 2020)
🔵 @BorisJohnson, Prime Minister
🔵 Jonathan Van-Tam, Deputy Chief Medical Officer
🔵 Sir Simon Stevens, Chief Executive, @NHSEngland https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1nAJELNOvByGL
Tomorrow you will have an opportunity to ask Prime Minister @BorisJohnson your questions at The People’s PMQs.
Ask your #PPMQs question here: http://www.gov.uk/ask
"Every aspect has been thoroughly checked according to international standards" – Dr June Raine, Chief Executive @MHRAgovuk, on the approval of the @Pfizer / @BioNTech_Group vaccine.
THREAD 1/2 Coronavirus data briefing slides (2 December 2020)
🔵 COVID-19 vaccine development timeline
🔵 COVID-19 vaccine workstreams over time
🔵 Process: appraisal of evidence
WATCH LIVE: Coronavirus data briefing (2 December 2020)
🔵 Dr June Raine, @MHRAgovuk
🔵 Prof Sir Munir Pirmohamed, Commission on Human Medicine Expert Working Group
🔵 Prof Wei Shen Lim, Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1lPJqXQMWNEGb
From today in England, you must follow the tier rules for your local area.
Tiers will be reviewed every 14 days, starting on 16 December.
Find out which tier your area is in here: https://www.gov.uk/find-coronavirus-local-restrictions
It’s fantastic that @MHRAgovuk has formally authorised the @Pfizer/@BioNTech_Group vaccine for Covid-19. The vaccine will begin to be made available across the UK from next week. (1/2)
On #WorldAIDSDay we remember those who have died of AIDS and stand with those living with HIV today.
Our aim is to end HIV transmission by 2030 and help better the lives of HIV+ people with quick access to antiretroviral therapies and the roll out of PrEP across the country.
From tomorrow, areas in England will enter into tiers of restrictions.
Use the postcode checker to find out which tier in England your area will be in.
Today Prime Minister @BorisJohnson visited @WockhardtUk in North Wales.
They are beginning the process of dispensing the @UniofOxford/@AstraZeneca vaccine into vials ready for distribution once it has undergone all of the safety and regulatory checks.
Now we've left the EU, we have an opportunity to better shape our agricultural policy.
Learn more about our plans for England's #FutureFarming, including:
💷 Direct Payments
🌾 Environmental Land Management
🚜 Farming Investment Fund
WATCH LIVE: #Coronavirus press conference (30 November 2020)
🔵 @MattHancock, @DHSCgovuk Secretary
🔵 General Sir Gordon Messenger, Head of Operations for the Community Testing Programme
🔵 Prof Stephen Powis, Medical Director, @NHSEngland https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1mrxmwXRYDzGy
From today, people can submit their claims for the third Self-Employment Income Support Scheme grant.
Check your eligibility and apply here: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claim-a-grant-through-the-coronavirus-covid-19-self-employment-income-support-scheme
Happy #StAndrewsDay from Downing Street!🏴3
From 23 to 27 December across the UK, you will be able to form a Christmas bubble with up to 2 other households.