Category Archives: Policy

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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Spring statement 2019 – a placeholder while the Brexit saga unfolds

Amid the ongoing Brexit turmoil, the chancellor's spring statement was more of a holding statement in lieu of a possible no deal. Continue reading

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Uncertainty reigns: What next after the PM’s second Brexit defeat?

Once again parliament has overwhelmingly rejected Theresa May's Brexit deal. What are the options for breaking the gridlock? Continue reading

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Public policy round-up: February 2019

A summary of the key regulatory and policy news for charities during February 2019 covering Brexit, the NHS Assembly and a new service for charitable bequests. Continue reading

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The dangers of a no-deal Brexit

No-deal Brexit would be harmful for charities and the people and causes they work for, says NCVO chief executive, Sir Stuart Etherington 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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Governance round-up: February 2019

This month's governance round-up looks at the latest news from the Charity Commission, several upcoming governance training sessions, events and new resources. 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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Building on Time Well Spent: taking a closer look at employer-supported volunteering

We're exploring some of the issues raised in our volunteer experience report in more depth. Find out how you can get involved. Continue reading

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Freedom of information: time to extend?

A summary of the latest developments in Freedom of Information and outsourcing policy from the ICO, uncovering what this means for charities. Continue reading

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