Society Diary: A knightly news tale, an overdue announcement and goodbye sweet Bubb
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Society Diary: A knightly news tale, an overdue announcement and goodbye sweet Bubb

22 Jul 2016

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

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Society Diary: A knightly news tale, an overdue announcement and goodbye sweet Bubb

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The rise and fall of the Office for Civil Society

The Office for Civil Society was once a powerful force to help charities, says David Robinson, but it has faded now and needs revival.

Charities move to DCMS: All the sector reaction

Following yesterday's announcement that responsibility for civil society is to move to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, the sector has been reacting on Twitter. We round up some key responses.

Will the move to DCMS be good for charities?

Following today's announcement that responsibility for civil society is to move to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport, Kirsty Weakley asks whether this is a good idea.

Boris Johnson

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

Can't help but think that this issue and many of the other bad news stories to have hit the sector over the last few months are rooted in poor governance.

» The story in the Times isn't nonsense, the sector needs to sit up and take notice

Charities need to do more to raise awareness of their special status in society

Steve Clapperton looks at CAF's research into the public's relationship with charities, and says that the government needs to work with the sector to change communities for the better.

Society Diary: Don't like the new Charity Commission logo? Try our suggestions instead

Our weekly round-up of interesting and outlandish information, collected from the corners of the charity sector.

London office

Emily Corfe looks at the highlights of this year's Charity Property Conference.

Kids Company was a failure of government more than governance

Gareth Jones argues that the charity sector has been the target of too many poor-quality regulatory changes following the collapse of Kids Company.

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