29 Oct 2013
Acevo chief executive Sir Stephen Bubb has said the Charity Commission will have to get better at regulating the sector before charities would be prepared to supplement its income with fees.
The National Trust has been exonerated by the Charity Commission over complaints that comments on green spaces made by its chairman were too political.
Public trust and confidence in charities has increased over the last three years but two-thirds of people still think charities spend too much on administration, according to new research from the Charity Commission.
The Charity Commission is likely to recommend dropping a proposal that would exempt charities with an income of under £25,000 from submitting a Trustees' Annual Report.
The new Commissioner for the Compact has said he is not afraid of waging war to win statutory powers for the Compact, but is still not convinced that winning them would be best for the voluntary sector.
At a time when the NHS and Local Authorities are being told to put everything out to competitive tendering it is rank hypocrisy and smacks of cronyism to learn that Government favoured schemes do not have to follow suit.
Cancer Research UK is to bring all its London staff under one roof into a new office in Angel Islington. The charity, which currently occupies eight buildings across London, plans to move into The Angel Building (pictured) on the corner of St John Street and Pentonville Road by the end of 2010.
The erosion of the English language is often blamed on text messaging, emails and badly-scripted soap operas. Now youth volunteering charity v has joined the motley crew, according to a Conservative MP.