10 Downing Street
- Link to the PM's house.
Really top class site that lets you look into every room in the house on a virtual tour, read the history of the site, and look at previous residents. Also gives description of the work of the government committees that use the house.
- Tax information.
Extremely helpful site that guides you through every stage of tax and whether you are getting the best deal possible. Covers all angles of tax comprehensively and gives phone numbers for support if you need it.
Department for Education and Employment
- Educational information resource.
From primary, right to university and teachers, there is something here for everyone. The contents are helpful and there is even a teachers' resources page to keep them up to speed with what the latest objectives are.
"Dept. for Culture, Media and Sport"
- "Sport development, media and culture relations."
Loads of detailed policy statements and progress reports that could take weeks to read through. Investigate the work they do in every aspect of culture. Read who has got the latest lottery grant.
"Dept. of the Environment, Transport and Regions"
- Who said two jags?
Contains the results of all the government reports on issues in this department, including the 'Behaviour of fish-eating birds' and the 'Proposed Rail Strategy'.
Ministry of Defence
- Protecting the nation.
Links to each of the armed forces, and includes news on the latest defence policy. Read all the latest news concerning the forces and statements from the Commons.
Dept. for International Development
- Looking abroad.
Working to promote the development of the world's poorer countries, this site is about raising awareness and thus is fairly text heavy.
"Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food"
- Making our food safe and healthy.
Loads of objective, policies and reports. Includes 'What's New' and 'Topic of the Week'. Read about the latest developments in GM foods and farming.
Dept. of Health
- Keeping us healthy.
Essentially for those in the health industry who want to see the latest initiatives and stats from the government. For the casual browser, this site may not be of interest.