13 Sep 2016
The civil society brief and Rob Wilson have moved from the Cabinet Office to the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
An arts charity has closed with the loss of around 100 jobs, after the building it ran was closed by the local council.
Several sector leaders have criticised the decision to move the civil society brief from the Cabinet Office to DCMS, with Social Enterprise UK calling for a breakaway department for social enterprise.
15 Jul 2016
The Prime Minister, Theresa May, has appointed Ben Gummer as minister for the Cabinet Office and paymaster general, demoting Matt Hancock from the front bench.
The chair of the House of Lords Select Committee on Charities has written to the Leader of the House criticising Rob Wilson, minister for civil society, for giving "the impression of obstructing reasonable scrutiny".
To encourage the sector’s HR Directors to offer opportunities to younger people is not in any way undervaluing the importance and significance of older workers.
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.
The Daily Mail has apologised for describing the Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust as "pro-terrorist" and has clarified that the charity does not support or fund terrorism, following an article printed in May.
Kirsty Weakley looks at who’s in the new Cabinet so far, and what charities need to know about it.
19 Jul 2016
Sir Stephen Bubb and Sir Stuart Etherington both warned last night that the traditional charity governance structures may no longer be appropriate for the largest charities.
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