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News

New Bounce Back Loans to launch today

Britain’s small businesses will be able to apply for quick and easy-to access loans of up to £50,000 from today – with the cash expected to land within days.

Emergency funding to support most vulnerable in society during pandemic

Communities Secretary announces £76 million extra funding to support survivors of domestic abuse, sexual violence, and vulnerable children and their families and victims of modern slavery.

More than £76 million extra funding to support most vulnerable in society during pandemic

Run for Heroes founder wins PM award

Olivia Strong has received the Prime Minister's daily Points of Light award.

Edinburgh-born Olivia Strong who launched a viral running challenge and raised over £5 million for NHS charities has today received the Prime Minister’s daily Point of Light award.

Prime Minister's statement on coronavirus (COVID-19): 30 April 2020

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's statement on coronavirus.

I want to thank everybody who has been doing such a good job in my absence and

I want to thank the NHS for so much

Including getting me back here and I might add for a much happier hospital visit yesterday