I'm pleased that the situation in Jersey has been resolved. Thank you to the @RoyalNavy for their swift response. The UK will always stand resolutely by the people of Jersey.
As incoming #COP26 Presidency, today the 🇬🇧 is co-hosting the annual Petersberg Climate Dialogue with 🇩🇪
But what is the Petersberg Climate Dialogue?
Watch our explainer to find out 👇
@bmu | #PCD12
Fantastic to meet Foreign Ministers today for the first in-person meeting of the @G7.
Together through cooperation and our collective will we can defeat this pandemic, tackle climate change and foster economic prosperity for all our nations.
We are investing nearly £30 million to test vaccines against COVID-19 variants, helping protect the UK from future outbreaks.
Today Prime Ministers @BorisJohnson and @NarendraModi agreed a 2030 Roadmap for UK-India relations.
Here are some of the things it commits us to ⇩
Today @NarendraModi and I spoke about how we can overcome the pandemic and strengthen the ties between our two countries.
We agreed an ambitious plan to bring our economies and people closer together – the beginning of a new era in the UK-India relationship.
More than 6,500 new jobs will be created around the UK thanks to £1 billion of new UK-India trade and investment.
G7 foreign ministers meet today in London for the first face-to-face #G7 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting in more than two years.
📝 Today's agenda focuses on delivering decisive action on the most critical global issues, including Russia, China, Iran, and Myanmar
#G7UK | @G7
The legal limit on the number of mourners at funerals will be lifted in England at Step 3 of the Roadmap, so family and friends can pay their respects in greater numbers.
We are playing our part in the fight against the coronavirus surge in India:
▪️ Sending 1,000 more ventilators to help the most severely affected
▪️ @CMO_England providing advice and expertise to his Indian counterpart
Find out more ➡️ https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uk-sends-further-life-saving-support-to-india
If you're aged 40 or over, or if you turn 40 before 1 July 2021, you can now book your COVID-19 vaccine.
Over this Parliamentary session, we have passed laws to protect our NHS, drive jobs and investment, and regain control over our trade and borders.
Here are some of the 44 Bills passed that deliver on the people’s priorities ⬇️
Prime Minister @BorisJohnson and Chancellor @RishiSunak met students and teachers at King Solomon Academy in Marylebone, London to hear about what it’s been like getting back to the classroom.3
We have recruited 𝟖,𝟕𝟕𝟏 new police officers, beating our target of putting 𝟔,𝟎𝟎𝟎 more officers on our streets in the first year of our recruitment drive.
Over 𝟑 years, we'll recruit 𝟐𝟎,𝟎𝟎𝟎 police officers to cut crime and keep our communities safe.
I want to thank Arlene Foster @DUPleader for her dedication to the people of Northern Ireland over many years. She will continue to play a vital role as First Minister until June and I hope that she stays in public service for years to come.
The Vaccines Taskforce has secured an extra 60 million doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine.
The extra doses will help support preparations for the COVID-19 vaccine booster programme from the autumn.
WATCH LIVE: COVID-19 press conference (28 April 2021)
⚫ @MattHancock, Secretary of State @DHSCgovuk
⚫ Prof Jonathan Van-Tam, Deputy Chief Medical Officer for England
⚫ Dr @NikkiKF, @NHSEngland https://twitter.com/i/broadcasts/1nAJELyVadlGL
A quarter of UK adults have received 2 doses of a COVID vaccine, giving them maximum protection against the virus.
This is a huge achievement made possible by the tireless work of so many across our country.
Please keep coming forward to get vaccinated when you are called.
16,500 young people have already started a 6 month paid job through the #Kickstart Scheme and more are starting every day
If you are 16 to 24 years old, find out more about the scheme on our #JobHelp website: https://jobhelp.campaign.gov.uk/kickstart/
The Queen Elizabeth Carrier will sail to the Indo-Pacific region on her first deployment this summer.
@HMSQNLZ is the most advanced vessel ever built by Britain’s shipyards – a physical manifestation of the UK’s strengths and values 🇬🇧
Every vaccination gives us hope.
Join the millions already vaccinated, to protect yourself and others.
Find out more about the Covid-19 vaccine at http://nhs.uk/CovidVaccine
We stand side by side with India in the shared fight against COVID-19. Vital medical equipment is on its way from the UK to India to help stop the tragic loss of life from the virus and we’ll continue to work closely with the Indian government during this difficult time.