Equality Act consultation could have extensive implications for VCSE sector

2 September, 2019 - 14:01

 

A new government consultation on sexual harassment in the workplace could have wide-ranging implications for VCSE organisations.

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Accounting audit Charity Commission

Nearly half of charity accounts fall below auditing standards, says Charity Commission

29 August, 2019 - 11:30

 

In a sample of 296 charities’ accounts, the Charity Commission found that 46% failed to meet the...


Bristol population data updated

19 August, 2019 - 16:06

Bristol City Council has released its annual update on its population statistics.

The...


Consultation: Sex establishments in Bristol

19 August, 2019 - 14:47

 

Bristol City Council is reviewing its Sex Establishment Policy which set out the Council’s policy for licensing and regulating sex establishments. The draft policy has been expanded to cover all...


Fundraising Regulator updates levy rules

13 August, 2019 - 14:54

 

Charities with fundraising costs of more than £100,000 are being reminded to pay the annual Fundraising Regulator levy.

The period for this payment runs between September 2019 to 31 August 2020 and how much an organisation...


Gift Aid Small Donations

Are you missing out on Gift Aid Small Donations?

6 August, 2019 - 11:39

 

Earlier this year, the government released Gift Aid statistics, revealing that the amount paid out on the scheme had increased to a record £1.35 billion, up from £90 million – an increase of 7%.

In particular, the Small...


Social Metrics Commission poverty report

Report reveals UK poverty rate consistent since Millennium

5 August, 2019 - 12:21

 

The Social Metrics Commission has launched its latest report highlighting the scale of tackling poverty across the UK....


Bristol City Council launches Social Value Toolkit

31 July, 2019 - 12:16

 

A new toolkit encouraging local businesses to measure their social value in Bristol has been launched in a bid to help organisations establish the positive impact they are having in the city.

The...


Formal volunteering

Formal volunteering at lowest levels since 2012

30 July, 2019 - 15:28

 

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has released findings from its latest Community Life Survey...


New appointments at DCMS

29 July, 2019 - 14:58

 

The government department responsible for the VCSE sector has seen a number of new appointments following Boris Johnson’s election as Conservative leader and therefore prime minister by Tory Party members.

Former Education...


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