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Public services news round-up: February 2017

This month looks at the Road Ahead, probation reforms, commissioning social action, public service performance, recruitment for a brilliant job at NCVO and more Continue reading

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The Road Ahead: What will 2017 mean for charities?

A taster of NCVO's Road Ahead 2017 report, which looks at the key drivers shaping the future of the voluntary sector by carrying out a PEST analysis. Continue reading

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Review of the Social Value Act

Our recommended amendments to the Act and hopes for the scope of the review Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: February 2017

Small Charitable Donations and Childcare Payments Act, funding opportunities, training and events and more Continue reading

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Sustainable funding round-up: January 2017

Small charities in public services, investment readiness fund, Work and Health Programme opportunities, training and more Continue reading

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Stuart Etherington’s new year letter to the sector

Thoughts on the big issues effecting the voluntary sector in the coming year Continue reading

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Reflections on the Autumn Statement

There’s always more to the autumn statement than the numbers that the chancellor chooses to dwell on. Continue reading

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Autumn Statement 2016 – Winter is coming. Still.

As well as a shift in his predecessor’s approach to borrowing, Mr Hammond has set the tone for a more proactive role for government in developing the country’s infrastructure. Continue reading

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What’s on the Chancellor’s mind in five graphs

What Mr Hammond's thinking about as he prepares to deliver his first autumn statement. Continue reading

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Striking the match – next steps on the Small Charitable Donations Bill

We've continued to work to brief MPs on the issues around the bill, and support amendments that will mean the scheme helps more charities. Continue reading

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