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DWP official social media accounts



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Published 2 June 2014
Last updated 29 July 2019 + show all updates

  1. Added links to JCP in Essex and JCP in Kent Facebook accounts.
  2. Replaced Twitter accounts for East Sussex and West Sussex with a single account for Sussex.
  3. Removed the following twitter details and accounts – DWP child maintenance and the @cmoptions account, JCPinSchoolsNE from North East England, @JCPinMK, JCPinReading from South East England, and JCPinBrighton from Surrey and Sussex. Added @JCPinDerby to Central England.
  4. Added DWP official YouTube and LinkedIn accounts.
  5. Added new headings listing accounts for Facebook, Official DWP Twitter, DWP Digital, DWP pensions, south west, south east and Hertfordshire and Kent.
  6. Updated the title of the Find a job service Twitter account from @UJHelp to @findajobsupport.
  7. Removed JCP Twitter account @JCPinMidWales and added @JCPinNEMidWales. Changed @JCPinStafford to @JCPinStaffs.
  8. Changed under DWP employer services @KHUBDWP to @JCPJobsPlusMore. Changed under Scotland @JCPinNEScotland to @JCPinNorthScot, @JCPinEdinburgh to @JCPinLothBorder and added @DWPScotPartners.
  9. Updated some Jobcentre Plus regional groupings.
  10. Removed some accounts, added others and updated some Jobcentre Plus regional groupings.
  11. Added links to Jobcentre Plus Twitter accounts in north west England, central England, London and the home counties and Scotland.
  12. Added @JCPinGloucester and @JCPinEastSussex to the list of official Jobcentre Plus accounts.
  13. Added official jobcentre accounts for north-east England, north-west England, southern England and Wales.
  14. Changed @digitalDWPJobs to @DWPDigitalJobs
  15. Added @ODIgovuk and @DWPOverseas.
  16. Removed @DWPESFEngland, @DWPTechnology, @EURES_DWP, @MinisterDisPpl, @ODIgovuk and @TellUsOnce.
  17. Changed @DigitalDWP to @DWPDigital and removed @BTGSocialMedia.
  18. Published a note about Jobcentre Plus and other local Twitter accounts.
  19. Added 2 corporate entries – @carersDWP and @UJhelp
  20. Removed @AgeActAlliance.
  21. Added @AgeActAlliance.
  22. Added @ClaimPensionDWP and removed @Sheffield4Jobs.
  23. Added @SortSeparation (DWP child maintenance – section 3) and @BSDSouthernRM (Jobcentre Plus – southern England – section 10).
  24. Added (NW) – @JCPinCheshire, @JCPinManchester and @JCPinMerseyside and removed inactive accounts.
  25. Inactive accounts removed from list and new accounts added.
  26. Published updated list.
  27. Inactive accounts removed from list and new accounts added.
  28. Published updated list of DWP registered Twitter accounts.
  29. Updated list of accounts (added ESF England to Corporate list).
  30. First published.