Bubb: 'Overzealous' regulatory approach to Muslim charities harming fight against terror

Bubb: 'Overzealous' regulatory approach to Muslim charities harming fight against terror

27 Mar 2015 | Kirsty Weakley

Acevo's chief executive has warned that an "overzealous" approach by regulators is harming, rather than helping, the fight against terror.


Bubb: 'Overzealous' regulatory approach to Muslim charities harming fight against terror

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Cats Protection to cut workforce by a sixth

Cats Protection is to make 80 of its 500 staff redundant, blaming the prospect of only very limited growth in key income streams going forward.

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An e-petition calling on the government to stop the badger cull, which was started by Queen guitarist Brian May, has reached the 100,000-signature target required to trigger a debate in Parliament.

Sector’s changing relationship with the state 'needs careful management'

The Third Sector Research Centre has today published a discussion paper designed to stimulate debate about how economic and political changes will shape the voluntary sector in the years to come.

Acevo calls on government to allow charities to pay trustees

Acevo is urging government to act on Lord Hodgson’s recommendation to allow charities to pay their trustees, arguing that a ‘substantial minority’ of charity CEOs agree with the principle.

A giant of the charity sector, but an even greater friend. I am truly devastated that Dave is no longer with us.

» Former Citizens Advice chief David Harker dies

Roger Bamkin, copyright Mike Peel

Roger Bamkin has stepped down as a trustee of Wikimedia UK “to avoid confusion” between his role as a trustee and as a Wikipedia consultant for the government of Gibraltar.

Professor Sir Peter Rubin, chairman of the GMC

The General Medical Council has named Professor Sir Peter Rubin as the first ever appointed chairman in its 150-year history.

WRVS sees volunteering enquiries double since the Olympics

WRVS has credited the Olympics for a boost in volunteer enquiries to the charity over the summer.

Acevo and Navca say large and small charities need to work together

The chief executives of Acevo and Navca have both delivered speeches today calling for an end to divisions between large and small charities.

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