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Select Committee sounds the alarm bells

Posted on 5 April, 2017 · Posted in Social care policy

Social Care Challenges The Communities and Local Government Select Committee has recently published a sobering and pertinent document (House of Commons Communities and Local Government Committee Executive Summary: Adult Social.. read more

English pounds

A Thursday to think about

Posted on 9 March, 2017 · Posted in Social care policy

The 8th March 2017 was a big day; being International Women’s Day and the last UK government Spring Budget. Theresa May and Philip Hammond tried to weave the two together.. read more

The Royal Courts of Justice

Licence vs tenancy – check your Letter of Appointment

Posted on 13 February, 2017 · Posted in Housing policy

A landmark case has recently been decided by the Court of Appeal in relation to occupants of almshouses. The case involved a Mrs Watts who was occupying an almshouse property.. read more

Charities Act 2016

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 – fundraising

Posted on 28 November, 2016 · Posted in Sector finance and regulation

This is the third and final post in my short series in the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016. And I am focussing on the third key aspect of.. read more

Charities Act 2016

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 – social investments

Posted on 6 October, 2016 · Posted in Sector finance and regulation

As promised, this is the second in my short series of posts on the Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016. In my last post I focussed on the trustee.. read more

Charities Act 2016

Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016 – increased regulation and enforcement

Posted on 22 September, 2016 · Posted in Sector finance and regulation

This is the first in a series of three posts I am writing on the new Charities (Protection and Social Investment) Act 2016. Three posts because there are three main.. read more