Author Archives: Chris Walker

Chris Walker

About Chris Walker

Chris is NCVO’s public affairs manager, focusing on parliamentary work. He started his career working for several MPs in Parliament, and has also worked in public affairs and policy roles for the Federation of Small Businesses.

The inside track: March 2020

Our latest political round-up featuring news on the budget, the Charity Commission's select committee appearance and the impact of coronavirus Continue reading

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The inside track: February 2020

Our latest political round-up featuring news on the reshuffle, committee chair elections and leadership contests. Continue reading

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What we know (and what we don’t) after the 2019 election

A look at the implications of December's general election, and what charities can take away. Continue reading

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(Another) Queen’s speech: What’s in it and what it means for charities

A look at the the key points from today's Queen's speech, with a focus on what has changed since the previous speech in October. Continue reading

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What charities can learn from the election campaign so far

A look at some of recent election headlines and campaigns, and some resources to help you over the next four weeks. Continue reading

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What charities need to know about the general election

With a general election on the way, how should charities approach the campaign? Continue reading

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The inside track: October 2019

Our latest political round-up includes legislation on the new Brexit deal, the election for a new speaker, and what you can do to plan for an election. Continue reading

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The Queen’s speech: What’s in it and what it means for charities

Why the Queen's speech shows an election is on the way, and what issues it raises for charities. Continue reading

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The inside track: September 2019

Our latest political round-up, including prorogation confusion, no-deal legislation, and multiple expulsions, resignations and defections. Continue reading

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‘Not another one’ – what charities need to know about a snap election

The prime minister is seeking a general election ahead of the Article 50 deadline. We take a look at what might happen and what charities need to think about. Continue reading

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