Thursday 7 February 2019
Over the past few weeks I’ve been visiting departments and agencies to assess the quality of communication and leadership across the GCS. I’ve been extremely impressed by the exceptional work I’ve seen and inspired to consider where we can improve further to use our skills to explain policy and help deliver services.
Monday 14 January 2019
Alex Aiken, Executive Director of Government Communications, sets out the challenges and opportunities for the Government Communication Service in 2019.
Friday 21 December 2018
On 30th January, DIT is running a two-hour workshop on how HMG will promote the UK at the second largest event on Earth – Expo 2020 Dubai. Learn how DIT is convening the whole of Whitehall to maximise this major international moment for the UK, with 190 participating nations and 25 million expected visits.
Thursday 20 December 2018
The Health and Safety Executive’s Go Home Healthy campaign won a silver award at the Public Service Communications Awards. Jill Inglis, Senior Communications Manager at the HSE, explains how the campaign helps to prevent work-related ill health.
Thursday 13 December 2018
As government communicators, our role is to inform, explain, and engage the public we serve as well as to inform the policy debate. We have a critical role to play in helping the government find solutions to meet the public’s need.
Wednesday 28 November 2018
HMRC’s Self Assessment campaign won the Platinum award at October’s Public Service Communications Excellence Awards. Joanna Singer, Head of Campaigns at HMRC, explains why the campaign was so successful.
Thursday 22 November 2018
Tim Singleton, Director of Communications at DfID, explains the crucial role of cross-government strategic communications in making the UK the partner of choice for African nations.