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The Union Flags have been lowered to half-mast above Downing Street as a mark of respect for Sir David Amess MP.
Nearly £6bn in green investment & 56,000 UK jobs have been created since the launch of the Prime Minister's Ten Point Plan last year. 👏
Read more about these wins ahead of next week's Global Investment Summit: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/prime-ministers-ten-point-plan-kickstarts-green-investment-boom
Since the launch of the Ten Point Plan for a Green Industrial Revolution, the UK has secured:
▪️ Almost £6 billion in foreign investment in green projects
▪️ 56,000 high-quality green jobs in clean industries
▶️More face-to-face appointments
▶️More urgent same-day care
▶️Upgraded telephone systems
▶️Support from pharmacists and physiotherapists
These are just some of the ways we're working with @NHSEngland to support GPs in providing the best care for patients.
Top of the class connectivity!
Children in 1,000+ schools are now enjoying next-generation #GigabitBroadband thanks to government investment
The UK welcomes Russia’s commitment to cut emissions and reach net zero by 2060.
This is good progress ahead of @COP26 – we continue to encourage all countries to up their ambition and aim for net zero by the middle of the century.
For two decades, the Collection has worked with a museum or gallery from outside London to showcase art in @10DowningStreet. This year, @The_Herbert has been chosen to link with Coventry's tenure as UK City of Culture.
Learn more #No10MuseumInResidence: https://govart.uk/no10-herbert
Congratulations to all the winners and nominees of the #PoliceBraveryAwards.
This year’s awards offer an opportunity to pay tribute to the service of our officers and their commitment to keeping us safe in the face of danger.
📢 NEWS: You can now book your tickets for the #COP26 Green Zone!
Book tickets today for over 200 events, held both in-person and online, live at the Glasgow Science Centre.
This is YOUR chance to get involved at COP:
#ClimateAction | @gsc1
The @COP26 summit is a turning point for humanity.
The world must act now to protect our planet – before it is too late.
Mental health support is available to veterans and their families if they need it.
This includes Op Courage, the NHS's dedicated mental health and wellbeing support service in England.
Find out more: http://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/armed-forces-community/mental-health/veterans-reservists/
It takes courage to talk about mental health and seek support.
We spoke to Veterans and Armed Forces personnel about their experiences.
Support for current Armed Forces personnel: https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/armed-forces-community/mental-health/serving-personnel-reservists/
Support for Veterans: https://www.nhs.uk/nhs-services/armed-forces-community/mental-health/veterans-reservists/
Mental health support is available to anyone who needs it.
For advice and support: ➡️ http://www.nhs.uk/every-mind-matters
Share this post on #WorldMentalHealthDay to show support and spread the word.
Both #COVID19 and flu have the potential to cause serious illness.
That's why it's important for eligible people to get their winter vaccines as soon as possible.
Watch @DrDawnHarper @drkaranrajan and @DrAmirKhanGP explain 👇
More info: http://nhs.uk/wintervaccinations
It was a pleasure to host a reception in Downing Street today to mark #NationalPoetryDay and hear some amazing recitals by some very talented young people, courtesy of @poetrybyheart.
I even had a go myself by reading How to Cut a Pomegranate.
Find out how government is protecting households from gas price rises and what support is available.
With the launch of the #B2022 Queen’s Baton Relay today, a trip of 140,000km around the Commonwealth begins #QBR2022
Today Her Majesty The Queen launched the Commonwealth Games Baton Relay.
Hosted in the city of Birmingham, these games will be carbon-neutral, feature the largest para-sport programme ever and bring together 72 nations and territories from across the globe.
The moment that Her Majesty The Queen received the Baton from @thecgf President, Dame Louise Martin to officially begin #QBR2022.
Delighted to welcome Admiral Sir Tony Radakin as the next Chief of the Defence Staff. He's been an outstanding military leader as First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff and I have every confidence he will be exceptional in his new role. 1/2
Hugely welcome news that this new treatment for sickle cell disease – the first in 20 years – is now available on the NHS, saving and improving the lives of thousands of patients in England who suffer from this disease.
Congratulations to Fumio Kishida @kishida230 on being sworn in as Prime Minister of Japan.
Japan is one of our closest strategic partners and I look forward to working closely together on our shared priorities; from climate change to defence and boosting trade.
We have switched to a simplified system for international travel with countries and territories categorised as either red or the rest of the world.🌐
Be prepared and check out the new travel rules that come into force from 4 October here 👉https://www.gov.uk/government/news/uks-new-simplified-travel-system-takes-off-from-today #TravelSafely
To mark the beginning of #BlackHistoryMonth we invited young people to Downing Street to meet @JohnsonBeharry, who in 2005 became the first living recipient of the Victoria Cross in four decades.
It was a privilege to hear his inspirational story. #TransformingToday
“I am proud to lead a country celebrated for its dynamism and diversity, where every day Black Britons are making history.” – Prime Minister @BorisJohnson