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: 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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The inside track: June 2019

This month's round-up includes news on the Conservative leadership contest and whether MPs can block no-deal Continue reading

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A new prime minister – what might change (and what probably won’t)

There will be a new prime minister - what will change and what won't? Continue reading

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The inside track: May 2019

This month's round up includes a potential opportunity for charities, new ministers, and whether charities should be preparing for a new prime minister. Continue reading

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The inside track: April 2019

This month's round-up includes ‘flextension’ news, ministerial resignations and appointments, and whether there is any prospect of a swift Brexit resolution. Continue reading

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The inside track: March 2019

This month's round-up includes the latest on Brexit, a bill to give trustees time off, and what the Independent Group means for charities. Continue reading

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Dealing with deficiencies – is the Brexit secondary legislation process working?

The government appears to be making policy changes through Brexit statutory instruments. Why should this matter to charities and what can they do? Continue reading

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The inside track: February 2019

This month's round-up features news on a parliamentary debate, restrictions to booking rooms in parliament and whether we should be preparing for an election. Continue reading

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