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.

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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What does prorogation mean for charities?

The government has controversially decided to prorogue parliament - what does this mean, and what do charities need to think about? Continue reading

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The inside track: August 2019

This month's round-up includes reshuffle and by-election news, and government of national unity speculation. Continue reading

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Boris Johnson as prime minister – what does it mean for everything that’s not Brexit?

Boris Johnson has now been elected as the leader of the Conservative party. Here we take a look at what this means for the charity sector as a whole. Continue reading

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The inside track: July 2019

This month's round-up includes new prime minister speculation and another parliamentary grouping of independents. Continue reading

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