18 Sep 2014
The Department for Communities and Local Government seconded five civil servants to Big Society Network when it was being set up, at a total cost of around £25,000.
Charities need to play a key role in the provision of more cost effective solutions, says Ian Allsop. And England needs to win the World Cup.
Organisations funded by the Department for Culture, Media and Sport must cut at least 3 per cent from their budget by March 2011, the new coalition government has demanded.
My feelings about Mr Hurd precisely, and thank you, Gareth Thomas, for hanging onto this like a terrier with a weasel. The money needs to be paid back and heads should roll.
Strategic commissioning is damaging to the voluntary sector, having the effect of obstructing opportunism, lateral thinking, alternative approaches, and the ability to work holistically to meet community needs, according to research from the National Coalition for Independent Action (NCIA).
The Clore Social Leadership Programme is launching two new specialist Fellowships, one in finance and one in innovation in public service delivery.
Unity Trust Bank has increased its lending over the past year by 68 per cent, taking its total loans portfolio to a record £197m, according to its latest results.
Bank of America has issued a final call for London applications for the Neighbourhood Builders and Local Heroes categories of its Neighbourhood Excellence Initiative (NEI).