A row of new houses

The government has announced plans to raise the accessibility standard, meaning new homes will be more accessible for older and disabled people.

A devolution deal will be signed today by Levelling Up Secretary Greg Clark to create a new combined authority across York and North Yorkshire, wit

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has announced it has fined KPMG £14.4m for providing “false and misleading” information and documents to the

food products with a receipt

The Work and Pensions Committee has recommended pausing deductions from benefits to help struggling families.

Children in sports kits

The Mayor of London has announced a £5 million funding package for positive activities and opportunities for young Londoners.

The government has announced a new round of Air Quality Grants to reduce the impact of polluted air on people’s health.

The Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs has announced dedicated funding for repeatedly flooded communities.

Clock tower in Darlington

The site of the government's new treasury office in Darlington has been unveiled as a former car park in the town centre.

According to reports, the government is planning to ask people in the UK to "turn off lights and turn down thermostats", over fears of energy shortages over the winter.

According to a report by the health and social care committee, social care is facing the greatest workforce crisis in its history.

Major UK businesses are to offer deals and discounts as part of the government's Help for Household campaign.

The winners of the annual LGC awards have been announced at a black-tie event at Grosvenor House in London.