Tag Archives: Economic environment

Public services news round-up: June 2018

This month we’ve got new reports on commissioning and partnership working, along with more in the series of Health and Wellbeing Alliance webinars, and a free conference on social care. Continue reading

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Why Carillion’s legacy might be better social value

The collapse of Carillion raised fundamental questions about the risks of outsourcing and the effects of having services delivered by a few large providers. Continue reading

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Health and wellbeing news round-up: June 2018

With the announcement of an extra £20bn for the NHS, is social care losing out? Plus, the latest health reports and more. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: June 2018

This month the scope of charitable tax relief is being questioned, the rise of cashless giving being explored, and the continued importance of individual giving revealed. Continue reading

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Funding round-up: April 2018

This month, the Work and Pensions select committee publishes a new report into the European Social Fund, charity shops facing a postcode lottery on business rate relief, the Charity Tax Commission consultation, the latest from Funding Central, and more Continue reading

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Funding round-up: March 2018

This month: how you can help shape the future of charity taxation, learn about the changes to the Code of Fundraising Practice post-GDPR, the latest from Funding Central, and more Continue reading

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Small change, big difference: Will getting rid of 1p and 2p coins hurt charities?

The Chancellor of the Exchequer yesterday announced a consultation on whether or not we should scrap 1p and 2p coins. In this blog we discuss the impact it could have for charities Continue reading

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A chancellor with a spring in his step?

Paul Winyard summarises the key points for charities from today's Spring Statement from the Chancellor. Continue reading

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Public services news round-up: February 2018

This month's round-up includes: new research on the views of commissioners, a Home Office initiative to highlight issues within policing, the latest trends in our new Road Ahead report, and more Continue reading

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Funding round-up: February 2018

The Road Ahead 2018, Charity Tax Commission advisory and reference groups announced, government review of inheritance tax, new guidance on VAT treatment of grants and contracts, and more. Continue reading

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