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Salary details of incoming chief executive clarified by Charity Commission

Paula Sussex, who will take up the role on 30 June, will receive a total salary of £130,000 a year including London allowance

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Musicians made redundant by National Theatre 'have strong case for breach of contract'

Five musicians who used to play live over prerecorded music for a production of War Horse are told by a High Court judge that they are, however, unlikely to be reinstated

Peter Stanford says military charities are unlikely to heed the recommendations made in Lord Ashcroft's Veterans' Transition Review

Peter Stanford: Too many charities - and that's how it's likely to stay

The staff of individual charities are rarely going to be the most passionate supporters of mergers. Unless there is support from trustees and policy-makers, consolidation is unlikely, writes our columnist

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On the register: charities with annual incomes of more than £100,000

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Laura Soley says changing a charity's purpose requires more than just the donor's permission

Rules on restricted funds

The Society Network Foundation's diversion of leftover money is under scrutiny. Laura Soley, pictured, says it is a frequent misconception that getting the donor's permission to make the change is all that is required


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Philip Rogerson, Central YMCA The charity's new chair tells Kaye Wiggins he enjoys working with a diverse trustee board

Robert Nieri: Now is the time to widen the charity tribunal's remit The review of the 2006 Charities Act should consider the tribunal's role, our columnist says

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By Gove - Nandy is dandy and there's pride in McBride

- It was Tuesday afternoon in New Palace Yard, under the shadow of Big Ben, and the education secretary, Michael Gove, was in a hurry for his next appointment. As he strode towards his limo, he spotted Labour's shadow charities minister, Lisa Nandy, ...


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