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Commission board member criticised in Commons over EU essay

28 Apr 2016 | Emily Corfe

The Charity Commission has adopted a ‘do as I say not as I do’ policy on charity campaigning, the shadow minister for civil society, Anna Turley, told the House of Commons yesterday.

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Liam Fox MP

The Charity Commission is to stop carrying out regulatory compliance investigations, the type of inquiry it conducted into the charity operated by Liam Fox MP and his friend Adam Werritty last year.


Karl Wilding, head of research at NCVO

The Upper Tribunal’s judgment in the public benefit case should not be seen as a victory for the Independent Schools Council, some sector commentators have said.

Westminster School

The Independent Schools Council has voiced its “delight” at today’s ruling by the Upper Tribunal on its judicial review of the Charity Commission’s public benefit guidance.

Eton College

Independent schools should not lose their charitable status if they do not meet the Charity Commission’s expectations on public benefit, the courts have decided.


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

Sector bodies join in criticism of Work Programme

Two more influential membership organisations have lined up to condemn the execution of the Work Programme, heaping yet more pressure on the Work and Pensions minister responsible for the scheme.

PM Cameron's senior aide linked to Fox and Werrity charity

Further details have emerged about the links between senior figures in the Conservative Party and dissolved charity Atlantic Bridge.

Charity Commission in Liverpool

The implementation of the new legal form Charitable Incorporated Organisation is not now expected until the first quarter of next year.

Work Programme is at risk of 'systematic failure', charity sub-contractors warn

Over 100 charity sub-contractors have joined the National Council for Voluntary Organisations special interest group to submit concerns over the viability of the Work Programme to employment minister Chris Grayling.

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