Liam Kay

Budget reaction: Government ignoring voluntary sector, says shadow minister

Budget reaction: Government ignoring voluntary sector, says shadow minister

Steve Reed says that despite a promised voluntary sector strategy, the government has little to offer charities - plus more reaction

Final tranche of Libor funds handed out to good causes

Final tranche of Libor funds handed out to good causes

Armed forces charities are the main recipients of a total of £36m of funding

Changing Faces considers restructure to address 'challenging funding environment'

Changing Faces considers restructure to address 'challenging funding environment'

A source at the charity claims jobs are at risk but the organisation says it is unable to give any details to protect the confidentiality of those involved

Charity regulators urge auditors to report more concerns about charities

Charity regulators urge auditors to report more concerns about charities

The three UK watchdogs say in a report that auditors should flag up relevant issues outside of those they have a legal obligation to report on

Charities will lose at least £250m a year post-Brexit, report concludes

Charities will lose at least £250m a year post-Brexit, report concludes

The paper from the Directory of Social Change is based on data published by the European Commission and the UK government

Use the Budget to exempt charities from insurance premium tax, Chancellor urged

Use the Budget to exempt charities from insurance premium tax, Chancellor urged

The Charity Finance Group body has joined with the insurance firm Ecclesiastical to call for an exemption for voluntary organisations from the tax

Former MP behind the social value act calls for its extension

Former MP behind the social value act calls for its extension

Chris White, the former Conservative MP for Warwick and Leamington, has been carrying out a review of the legislation he took through parliament in a private member's bill

Charity shops 'a major reason for recent retail growth'

Charity shops 'a major reason for recent retail growth'

New statistics from the Office for National Statistics show a 0.9 per cent rise in the quantity of goods purchased, which it says is largely down to the performance of second-hand goods shops

Mencap fraudster avoids jail after Crown Court guilty plea

Mencap fraudster avoids jail after Crown Court guilty plea

Asra Yildiz, 32, of Hackney in London, was sentenced to three months, suspended for 18 months, after admitting fraudulently spending more than £34,000 on a company credit card

Five charities were charged total of £2.5m in fees for interim managers appointed by Charity Commission

Five charities were charged total of £2.5m in fees for interim managers appointed by Charity Commission

According to figures obtained by Third Sector, the costs rose to £3.7m once various other costs were included