Author Archives: Nick Davies

Nick Davies

About Nick Davies

Nick was NCVO's public services manager until March 2017. He is also a trustee of the South London Relief in Sickness Fund.

Public services news round-up: February 2016

The anti-advocacy clause, funding for smaller charities, why charities deliver public services, social prescribing and more. Continue reading

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Three types of grant funding that will be affected by the new anti-advocacy clause

A look at how the government's new anti-advocacy clause will have a negative impact on policy making. Continue reading

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Grant funding transparency

A look at the new cross-government register of grants and greater transparency in all government funding. Continue reading

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NCVO public services news round up – December 2015

This month's round up looks at commissioning guidance, grant funding for investment and contract readiness, local government funding, transparency and more Continue reading

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NCVO public services news round up – November 2015

This month's round up looks at the Spending Review, Community Life Survey, social investment and new models of public service delivery Continue reading

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NCVO PUBLIC SERVICES NEWS ROUND UP – OCTOBER 2015

This month's round up looks at various reports on welfare to work and the voluntary sector, government transparency, social investment and Kids Company Continue reading

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Three reasons why Kids Company’s funding was unusual

Following the publication by the NAO of an analysis of Kids Company's government funding we look at three reasons why this was so unusual. Continue reading

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Live discussion: Proving our impact – 21 October, 10.30-11.30

Discuss how VCSE organisations can better prove their impact with our expert panellists Continue reading

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Live discussion: Local partnerships and infrastructure – 20 October, 15.00-16.00

Discuss the future of local partnerships and infrastructure in relation to health and social care with our expert panellists. Continue reading

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NCVO public services news round up – September 2015

Our public services round up features the PM's vision for a smarter state, welfare to work, social enterprise, troubled lives, Labour's frontbench and more Continue reading

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