Andy Hillier

Editor, Third Sector
Watchdog issues warning to Islamic charity over governance failings

Watchdog issues warning to Islamic charity over governance failings

The Charity Commission investigated the Islamic Trust (Maidenhead) last year after it failed to file its accounts for 2016 on time

Time to enter the Fundraisers: The New Generation awards

Time to enter the Fundraisers: The New Generation awards

The awards go to those with the potential to become the best fundraisers and fundraising leaders

Charity blogger queries sector experience of Baroness Stowell

Charity blogger queries sector experience of Baroness Stowell

Stowell has been named the government's preferred candidate for the chair of the Charity Commission, but blogger Miles King says she has little sector experience and is closely tied to a major Conservative Party donor

Giving by FTSE 100 companies down by a quarter in three years to 2016

Giving by FTSE 100 companies down by a quarter in three years to 2016

A report from the Charities Aid Foundation says they gave £1.9bn in 2016, a fall of 26 per cent since 2013

Tracey Crouch appointed ministerial lead for loneliness

Tracey Crouch appointed ministerial lead for loneliness

The Minister for Sport and Civil Society has had the brief added to her portfolio by Theresa May, the Prime Minister

Number of registered charities reaches highest level in almost a decade

Number of registered charities reaches highest level in almost a decade

Figures from the Charity Commission also show that the collective annual income of charities in England and Wales passed £75bn for the first time last year

Mandy Johnson: Our strength is in numbers

Mandy Johnson: Our strength is in numbers

The recently appointed chief executive of the Small Charities Coalition, Mandy Johnson, says the organisation must make better use of its 8,500 members

BHF executive criticises Information Commissioner's handling of fine

BHF executive criticises Information Commissioner's handling of fine

Richard Macmillan, head of legal services at the heart charity, says the ICO went straight to fines because of political and media pressure

Sir Stephen Bubb sets sights on Institute for Philanthropy and Charity

Sir Stephen Bubb sets sights on Institute for Philanthropy and Charity

The former head of Acevo is working with the Oxford Centre for the Study of Philanthropy to negotiate the establishment of the institute at Oxford University

Nick Acland: After 388 years, it was time for a formal strategy

Nick Acland: After 388 years, it was time for a formal strategy

The director of the Henry Smith Charity tells Andy Hillier how the grant-maker is changing and becoming more strategic in its approach