Shadow minister for civil society resigns

Shadow minister for civil society resigns

27 Jun 2016 | David Ainsworth

Anna Turley, the shadow minister for civil society, has resigned this morning.


Shadow minister for civil society resigns

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Royal Courts of Justice, image copyright Chris Harvey

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John Low, CEO, CAF

Charity Bank and its largest shareholder Charities Aid Foundation say they have considered but ruled out merging the bank with CAF Bank.

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