GOV.UK

Blogposts about the development and iteration of the GOV.UK website. You can also find info for GOV.UK publishers on our Inside GOV.UK blog, and for organisations moving to GOV.UK on our transition blog.

Will it be orange?

To outsiders it may sound like a superficial question, but one thing I keep getting asked around Government is "will the single-domain be orange?" – at least in reference to the sections for citizens which will launch in public Beta …

Directgov - our story

Directgov was launched in April 2004 to allow people to access public services and government information in a single place. We know that people care little about the structures of government and do not want to go searching around the …