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This week, Prime Minister @BorisJohnson held a UK Food & Drink Showcase in Downing Street, celebrating produce from businesses across the country.
Food and drink exports are worth £21bn and we’re backing producers to go global, signing deals with new markets around the world.
Prime Minister Johnson met with His Majesty the Sultan of Brunei today.
✅ Our joint commitment to a secure & prosperous South East Asia
✅ A desire to deepen economic ties
✅ Steps to address climate change
The Prime Minister visited @GSTTnhs hospital today where he received his booster vaccine against COVID-19.
Getting our jabs is one of the best things we can do to boost our immunity and protect our family and friends from COVID-19.
We’re strengthening our future pandemic preparedness & welcoming nearly £500m private investment into the #LifeSciences sector:
👩🏽🔬creating 420 high-skilled jobs
💪driving economic prosperity across the UK
💷over £5bn total investment since July
We have set out a 10-year vision to reform adult social care.
▶️give people more choice & control over their care
▶️enable people to access tailored care & support
▶️provide support to the social care workforce
▶️make adult social care more fair & accessible
A new treatment against COVID-19 has been approved by @MHRAgovuk.
We'll closely monitor how effective Xevudy is against the Omicron variant and will work on deployment plans with the NHS.
Today the UK has ordered 114 million more Pfizer and Moderna vaccines for the next two years, future proofing our lifesaving vaccine programme.
These vaccines can also be edited against any future variants.
When you’re called up – make sure you get your jab.
Yesterday the Prime Minister switched on the Downing Street Christmas tree lights during the first week of Advent.
He welcomed Christians and Church leaders to No 10 and thanked them for the extraordinary contribution that Christians of all denominations make to our country.
Congratulations Magdalena Andersson on your historic appointment as Prime Minister of Sweden.
I look forward to working with you to grow the UK-Sweden partnership on trade and defence, and to jointly tackling challenges like climate change.
On #WorldAIDSDay we remember and show our support to the millions affected by HIV and AIDS.
We’ve taken huge strides in treating HIV/AIDS over the past few decades, but we must and are going further.
Food and drinks companies from across the United Kingdom set out their stalls in Downing Street last night.
We’re helping the sector grow and find new markets around the world – levelling up across the country 🇬🇧
We are launching a new HIV Action Plan to end new HIV infections by 2030.
Backed by over £23 million, this plan will:
▶️expand & improve HIV prevention activities
▶️scale up testing in high-risk populations
▶️ensure people rapidly receive treatment once diagnosed
More info 🔽
Today the Prime Minister and Belgian Prime Minister @AlexanderDeCroo signed a Joint Declaration which will enhance cooperation in crucial areas like trade, green technology, security, health and tackling illegal migration.
Staff and volunteers at vaccination centres are doing an amazing job – getting over 100 million jabs in arms across the UK.
Vaccines are our best line of defence and we will offer all adults a booster by the end of January. Come forward and get yours as soon as you are called.
WATCH LIVE: COVID-19 press conference (30 November 2021)
- Prime Minister @BorisJohnson
- @SajidJavid, Secretary of State for @DHSCgovuk
- @AmandaPritchard, Chief Executive Officer, @NHSEngland https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1ZkKzbzorwgKv
Boosted 💉= Protected 🛡️
The Prime Minister today visited a vaccination centre in North London to see the rollout of our lifesaving booster programme.
We’re expanding our booster programme to all adults. The NHS will contact you when it's your turn.
We're introducing Tony's Law, increasing the maximum penalties for anyone who causes or allows the death or serious physical harm of a child – so that the punishment fits the crime.
Happy #StAndrewsDay to everyone celebrating in Scotland, across the UK and around the world today.
The Saltire flies above Downing Street 🏴
We're expanding and accelerating the #COVID19 vaccination programme following new advice from the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI).
This will strengthen our defences against the #OmicronVariant.
Find out more 🔽
From today you must wear a face covering on public transport and in shops, unless you are exempt.
This is a precautionary measure following the emergence of the Omicron variant in the UK.
Chag Chanukah Sameach!
The Prime Minister tonight welcomed the Chief Rabbi and members of the Jewish community to Downing Street during #Chanukah celebrations.
The Prime Minister thanked guests for the amazing contribution British Jews make to this country.