Welcome to the Government Communication Service

The professional body for people working in communications roles across government.

GCS Authors event: Fake News - A Roadmap

​London, 15 May

Today's 'fake news' thrives in a culture with growing scepticism towards sources of information that were previously considered authoritative, such as academia, journalism and science.

GCS North Comms Exchange – York

​York, 15 May

An opportunity for regional public sector communicators to get together, network and learn. Th​ere will be time put aside for networking and the event will also feature an unconference session.

GCS Comms Exchange: Government in Parliament

​London, 11 May

We all understand the present political context, but what real-life effects does a hung Parliament actually have for the UK Government in Parliament?

Forestry Commission: Media Relations Officer

Closing date:

15 May



Cabinet Office: Talent and Professional Development Manager

Closing date:

18 May



Once in a lifetime opportunities every time the phone rings

Friday 4 May 2018

If you're anything like me then you will cringe every time you read that headline - it's cheesy as sin, I know, but it's not without substance...

How to make friends and influence people in Government communications

Tuesday 1 May 2018

The world of communications is changing. It means that building strong and trusted relationships with a range of stakeholders is more important than it’s ever been.