Marie Curie rebrands to ‘change the conversation about terminal illness'

Marie Curie rebrands to ‘change the conversation about terminal illness' 1

9 Apr 2015 | Alice Sharman

Marie Curie has changed its logo and website, and launched a new support line and other new services, as part of a rebrand to make it clear that the charity supports people with any terminal illness.


Marie Curie rebrands to ‘change the conversation about terminal illness'

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Charity Tribunal rejects Jehovah’s Witnesses charities' latest appeal attempt

A Jehovah’s Witnesses charity has been refused permission to appeal a Charity Tribunal ruling that had denied it extra time to appeal against the opening of a statutory inquiry.

Bera Baird

A police and crime commissioner is under investigation following revelations that she allocated £500,000 of victim support funding to her own not-for-profit body.

Matthew Reed

The Children's Society "walked away from millions of pounds of public sector contracts" following doubts about their usefulness to beneficiaries, the charity's chief executive has said.

National Union of Students protest billboards removed by Network Rail for being 'too political'

Advertising billboards set up by the National Union of Students in London Victoria, Sheffield Central and Manchester Piccadilly have all been removed by Network Rail staff for reportedly being “too political”.

They need to look outside their own organisation and look at others who are doing similar work to see if they are doing it better or more efficiently. If they are, that doesn't mean they should immediately close or seek to merge but it does mean that something needs to change.

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Ukip would scrap charity funding worth hundreds of millions

Ukip would abolish Cabinet Office volunteering programmes and save the government £500m per year by clamping down on 'fake charities', according to its manifesto published today.  

Conservative right-to-buy plans 'may be unlawful under charity law'

Conservative plans to extend right-to-buy rules to housing associations would force charities to sell assets against their wishes, and would “set a dangerous precedent for all civil society”, the chief executive of the National Housing Federation has said.

Cameron pledge of ‘paid volunteering leave’ backed by the sector

A Conservative government would offer up to 15 million workers three days’ paid leave a year for volunteering, David Cameron announced today.

Tessa Ross

The National Theatre's first chief executive, Tessa Ross, has resigned after five months at the organisation, but will continue to work with the charity as a consultant.

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