December 19, 2023

Access to financial services in the UK: A guide for defence and security

Access to financial services in the UK: A guide for defence and security

The current geo-political environment, including ongoing conflicts, has thrown a spotlight on the necessity and value of maintaining a resilient and thriving […]

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November 29, 2023

Innovation, investment, industrial strategy: the week that was

Innovation, investment, industrial strategy: the week that was

  The last fortnight in Westminster has been a busy one for our four sectors. This started with the publication of Professor […]

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July 21, 2023

ADS members shine in recent engineering awards from Enginuity

ADS members shine in recent engineering awards from Enginuity

ADS was invited to attend Enginuity’s Skills Awards 2023 last month. This important annual celebration shines a light on the people and […]

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July 19, 2023

National Security and Investment Act – Annual Report 2023

National Security and Investment Act – Annual Report 2023

The second annual report of the National Security and Investment Act (NSIA) 2021 has been published by the Government, covering the year […]

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July 18, 2023

A new era in countering terrorism

A new era in countering terrorism

Introduction The Government has today (18 July 2023) published a refresh of CONTEST, the UK’s counter-terrorism strategy, which is more than 20 […]

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May 16, 2023

ADS Industry Facts & Figures 2023 – launched!

ADS Industry Facts & Figures 2023 – launched!

Today we launch the ADS Facts and Figures document for 2023, showcasing 2022 data. The annual ADS Industry Facts and Figures guide […]

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March 14, 2023

ADS Security & Resilience Outlook 2023 Launched

ADS Security & Resilience Outlook 2023 Launched

The UK’s security and resilience sector is providing advanced physical and digital capabilities underpinning our prosperity and securing UK advantage against a […]

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February 8, 2023

Meet Lucy Fisher, Spirit AeroSystems, #NAW2023

Meet Lucy Fisher, Spirit AeroSystems, #NAW2023

Lucy Fisher recently completed a three-year apprenticeship and NVQ Level 3 in Aeronautical Engineering with Spirit AeroSystems.  Lucy is now a fully […]

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Meet Andrew Smyth, Thales Alenia Space, #NAW2023

Meet Andrew Smyth, Thales Alenia Space, #NAW2023

Next, meet Andrew Smyth, a Manufacturing Trainee Apprentice with Thales Alenia Space in Belfast. What made you want to pursue a career […]

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Meet Jason Dripps, Moyola Precision Engineering, #NAW2023

Meet Jason Dripps, Moyola Precision Engineering, #NAW2023

Meet Jason Dripps, a previous apprentice at Moyola Precision Engineering. What made you want to pursue a career in the sector and […]

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Meet Millie Hall, GKN Aerospace, #NAW2023

Meet Millie Hall, GKN Aerospace, #NAW2023

Millie Hall first joined GKN Aerospace in 2018 as a Level 2 Business Administrator Apprentice. Millie now has a permanent position supporting […]

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Meet apprentices from across Safran, #NAW2023

Meet apprentices from across Safran, #NAW2023

Safran has an extensive presence in the United Kingdom, and next in our apprentice case studies series we meet some Safran apprentices […]

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Meet Mansi Nayee, Thales, #NAW2023

Meet Mansi Nayee, Thales, #NAW2023

The first apprentice we are showcasing for National Apprenticeship Week 2023 is Mansi Nayee, a Software Engineering Degree Apprentice, Thales. What made […]

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February 7, 2023

National Apprenticeship Week 2023

National Apprenticeship Week 2023

This week is National Apprenticeships Week 2023 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The week-long celebration of apprenticeships brings together employers, local […]

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Exports
December 8, 2022

2021 UK defence and security export statistics

2021 UK defence and security export statistics

The Department for International Trade’s UK Defence and Security Exports (DIT UKDSE) has published its annual defence and security export figures for […]

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