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New Huawei 5G equipment banned from December 31

Digital secretary Oliver Dowden has announced that UK mobile providers will be banned from purchasing new Huawei 5G equipment after December 31, while all of the Chinese firms 5G kit must be removed from UK networks by the year 2027.

Covid-19: Beauty salons, gyms and leisure facilities to reopen in July

The government has said that leisure facilities and beauty salons in England can reopen before the end of July.

Government provides £1.57 billion support package for arts sector

The government has announced a £1.57 billion support package to help preserve the arts sector amid growing industry pressure.

Culture secretary says Virgin Media announcement a step towards "delivering gigabit broadband to everyone in the UK"

Following Virgin Media's announcement that one million households in the West Midlands will have ultrafast broadband access from March onwards, culture secretary Oliver Dowden said that the news was great progress on the government plan to "deliver gigabit broadband to everyone in the UK".

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