Consultation: how is your organisation contributing to Bristol’s future?

2 April, 2019 - 16:01

 

Voscur is encouraging VCSE organisations in Bristol to take part in a consultation which will help to provide an indication of progress in different social, economic and environmental sustainability factors....


Briefing: Are you ready for ePrivacy changes?

20 March, 2019 - 11:47

 

By now you’ve hopefully got to grips with GDPR and your newly compliant organisation is reaping the benefits of having more focused and reliable customer data. However this is no time to rest on our laurels; GDPR’s sister legislation, the ePrivacy directive is...


Voscur announces Sector Leaders Network

14 February, 2019 - 16:32

 

To support one strand of Bristol’s VCSE Strategy 2019-29 (which will be published online soon), Voscur announced at its annual conference in January the launch of a new grassroots leadership initiative that will increase the...


Policy roundup: Winter 2018-19

12 February, 2019 - 11:25

 

Our winter policy round-up has a distinctly local feel. While government has been tied up in knots over Brexit, Bristol City Council has found time to launch its One City Plan, an Equalities Charter, consult on its budget and release updated Joint Strategic Needs Assessment (JSNA...


Bristol Mayor launches One City Plan

4 February, 2019 - 15:19

 

Mayor Marvin Rees has unveiled Bristol’s first ever One City Plan.

The plan has brought together public, private and VCSE partners in the city to create a plan for what we want...


Briefing: NHS Long Term Plan

4 February, 2019 - 14:29

 

The NHS Long Term Plan was launched in January to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the service.

It aims to improve the quality of patient care and health...


Sir Stuart Etherington announces retirement

4 February, 2019 - 13:39

 

Sir Stuart Etherington is to step down as chief executive of the National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO). Sir Stuart will retire later this year after 25 years in the role.

NCVO’s membership has grown from just...


Discretionary Rate Relief confirmed for 2019

7 January, 2019 - 14:51

 

Voscur has received confirmation from Bristol City Council that Discretionary Rates Relief will continue to be applied this year.

A representative of the council’s Revenues Finance team told Voscur:

“Light...


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