"The biggest threat is government believing they must be hard on asylum seekers to get re-elected"
Sandy Buchan, chief executive of Refugee Action
"The BBC must be a good corporate citizen both on and off the air"
Gavyn Davies, chairman BBC, at the ACEVO annual conference, on the new CSR centre at the BBC
"We realised we can't bring the animals back, but we can bring a little warmth to people in desperate need"
Sean Gifford, European campaigns director of People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, on the charity's decision to give away furs it has collected to homeless people.