Tessa Ross

National Theatre's first chief executive quits citing problems with leadership structure

17 Apr 2015 | Governance | Emily Corfe

The National Theatre's first chief executive, Tessa Ross, has resigned after five months at the organisation, but will continue to work with the charity as a consultant.


National Theatre's first chief executive quits citing problems with leadership structure

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Charity accused of supporting a terrorist group under investigation

The Charity Commission has opened a statutory inquiry into a charity which failed to complete an action plan including steps to remove materials from its premises that appeared to support a “proscribed terrorist group”.

Paula Sussex, chief executive, Charity Commission

Less than a third of charities report acceptably on public benefit and less than two thirds produced acceptable accounts over the last two years, a Charity Commission survey of its register has found.

Macmillan Cancer Support announces £3m corporate partnership with owners of Argos

Macmillan has today announced that it is launching a two-year partnership with Home Retail Group, which owns retailers Argos, Homebase and Habitat, which aims to raise £3m.

Commission investigates Christian charity over misappropriation of funds

The Charity Commission is investigating a Christian charity over concerns relating to the repossession of the charity’s property and subsequent litigation and costs incurred by trustees.

He was just so nice - an over used word, but I can only ever see Daniel with a smile on his face. Genuine, wickedly funny, intelligent, oozing with foresight and interest.

» Daniel Phelan dies, aged 58

Society Diary: Fat dogs, disappearing funds, and golden bloody threads

Our weekly round-up of outlandish and interesting information collected from the corners of the charity sector.

NCVO and Third Sector Research Centre to create a data bank of 10,000 charities

NCVO and the Third Sector Research Centre are to create a data resource to track ten years of voluntary sector finances.

Plan UK

Global children’s charity Plan UK has said it will absorb Street Kids International UK (Ski UK) "to expand their work in helping some of the world’s poorest young people fulfil their potential”.

Trustee guidance 'overwhelmingly welcomed' despite umbrella criticism, says Commission

Most respondents to a consultation have backed Charity Commission guidance on the role of the trustee, the regulator said in an analysis published today.

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