29 Sep 2016
Charity representative bodies have told the Charity Commission that they have serious concerns about its draft guidance for the use of its power to issue official warnings.
The new Health Lottery is facing investigations into both its advertising and general structure, after the Culture Secretary voiced concerns about whether it might erode other charitable income.
The long-standing chair and chief executive have forced two trustees to resign, a chief executive and governance consultant respond.
There needs to be a complete rethink on board selection, responsibility and business knowledge - after all, a charity is still a business.
In this article Jan Masaoka looks at short-term and long-term strategies for trustees known as dead wood or worse.
MPs from both sides of the House took the Charity Commission to task over its handling of the Atlantic Bridge affair yesterday, with Conservatives accusing the regulator of bias against right-leaning organisations and Labour saying it was not tough enough.
The Conservative chair of the Public Administration Select Committee used the Charity Commission’s evidence session before the Committee yesterday to grill Commission chair Dame Suzi Leather about her personal views on the charitable status of public schools.
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