10 Mar 2014
The British Pregnancy Advisory Service is planning to appeal a fine of £200,000 issued by the data security regulator after an anti-abortion hacker gained access to thousands of client names, addresses and phone numbers and threatened to publish them.
WWF-UK has quit a government taskforce to make housing ‘zero-carbon’ in protest at a move by ministers to let homebuilders off the hook in the development of new homes.
Midlands poverty relief and sheltered housing charity Yardley Great Trust has taken over the smaller housing provider Carrs Lane Homes.
Citizens UK, the organisation that felt it was unjustly passed over for the £15m contract to provide the community organisers programme, has applied to trademark the name ‘Institute for Community Organising’ in a move likely to annoy Locality, the group that won the contract.
One thing we really do need is leadership in the Charity Commission that is truly and transparently independent from the party in power.
Joyce Moseley will retire from Catch22 at the end of this year, after more than a decade in the role of chief executive.
The Charity Commission has concluded its report into Broad View Care Ltd after its second statutory investigation which revealed the charity had loaned over £173,000 to its director of nursing to buy a house.
Three large animal charities have voiced their dismay over a Court of Appeal judgment that allows a disinherited daughter to challenge her deceased mother’s decision to leave her entire £500,000 estate to the charities.
Minister for civil society Nick Hurd has announced that academies, foundation and voluntary schools and sixth-form colleges will have their exempt status reconferred, subject to parliamentary approval.
25 Mar 2014
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