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Charity sector mourns the passing of Stephen Lloyd 6

22 Aug 2014 | Emily Corfe

Tributes have been pouring in today for charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, who died in a boating accident in Wales on Wednesday.

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Commission contacts Bradley Wiggins' charity over concerns about how it has spent donations

The Charity Commission has contacted the trustees of the Bradley Wiggins Foundation after the charity was criticised for using funds to sponsor a women’s professional cycling team.

First major study of charity mergers is published

Some 4 per cent of people working in the charity sector were involved in a merger last year, suggests a comprehensive new study of mergers in the sector.





National Citizen Service cost government £62m in 2013

The National Citizen Service cost the Cabinet Office £62m in 2013 but the service provided good value for money, according to an independent evaluation published today.

10 per cent of charities with net liabilities in 'significant financial difficulty', finds Charity Commission

The Charity Commission has identified 1,348 large charities which have current debts greater than funds available to cover them, with 10 per cent of those it analysed found to be in 'significant financial difficulty', according to its latest accounts monitoring review.

Tory MPs hate the voluntary sector because they cannot control it or subvert it as an alternative and independent source of thinking and action on social issues.

» Organisations which spend more on campaigning than field work shouldn't be charities, MP says

Etherington attacks ‘theatrical claims’ on Lobbying Act regulations

Sir Stuart Etherington, chief executive of NCVO, has attacked recent criticism of the Electoral Commission's guidance on the Lobbying Act, including comments by Acevo’s chief executive Sir Stephen Bubb.

Children's charity investigated over links to fraudster who stole from son's cancer fund

The Charity Commission has launched an inquiry into Kids Integrated Cancer Treatment over concerns about its links to a man jailed for theft of nearly £1m from children’s cancer funds, including one set up to support his own son.

Former charity boss denies wrongdoing

A former charity boss accused of fraud said he paid back more than £100,000, and denies any wrongdoing, a court heard on Wednesday.

Thomas demands more answers from BIG on Big Society Network grants

The Big Lottery Fund still has questions to answer over its decision to make grants to the Society Network Foundation and Big Society Network, according to Gareth Thomas, the former shadow charities minister.

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