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Spotlight on Assembly Executive Committee members - Joe Jackson, Chair of the...
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:48
Joe Jackson represents trustees on the Assembly Executive Committee and is currently its Chair. He has been a part of the Assembly since the very b...
Call for evidence - Hate crime and its violent consequences
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:45
The Home Affairs Select Committee has issued a call for evidence about hate crime, which includes but is not restricted to hate crime motivated by ext...
Call for evidence – There’s still time to shout about your best...
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:44
The Select Committee on Charities, set up to consider the sustainability of the charity sector, published a call for evidence in July of examples of&n...
Survey – Has the voluntary sector had its say on devolution?
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:42
While much has been said about what the voluntary sector can offer to help make devolution a success, little is known about the extent to which it has...
Community benefit fund in Green Rigg is looking for a new panel...
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:41
The Community Foundation is recruiting a community panel member for the EDF-ER Green Rigg Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund. This £36,000 per year f...
There’s still time to make a nomination for the Queen’s Award for...
Created on Wednesday, 17 August 2016 13:38
The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to volunteer groups across the UK before the deadline on 16th September 2016 for th...
Benefit cap external partner high level briefing
Created on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 15:48
The Welfare Reform and Work Act 2016 will bring in changes to the benefit cap that was introduced in April 2013. The new act includes lowering t...
North East LEP seeking Government assurances on EU funding
Created on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 15:45
The North East Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is seeking reassurance that European funded projects already signed off by Government will continue ...
North of Tyne fishing communities - have your say
Created on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 15:44
The Fisheries Local Action Group (FLAG) programme is a process for using funding to help fishing communities tackle local issues. This survey ...
Cabinet to consider a new model for NHS care in Northumberland
Created on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 15:42
At the meeting on the 12th July, Cabinet members will be provided with an update on work carried out to identify requirements for the planning and fun...
NCC calls on government to make Fair Funding Review truly fair for...
Created on Tuesday, 19 July 2016 15:41
Northumberland County Council has called on the government to recognise the county’s rural challenges as it launches its review into the future of cou...
Spotlight on Assembly Executive Committee members: Avril Gibson, Employability and Skills representative...
Created on Wednesday, 06 July 2016 10:30
Avril Gibson is Chief Executive of the Northern Learning Trust and has recently joined the Assembly Executive Committee representing Employability and...
The VCS and impact of EU Referendum vote
Created on Wednesday, 06 July 2016 10:20
For decades, the country and the voluntary sector have been inextricably linked to the EU, not only financially, but also in terms of regulatory appro...
What does Brexit mean for the voluntary and community sector?
Created on Wednesday, 29 June 2016 09:58
In a round up of voluntary sector reaction to the EU referendum result (subscription may be necessary to access), Andy Ricketts said that Acevo has ca...
Survey: Potential Community Led Housing Projects
Created on Wednesday, 29 June 2016 08:14
Do you have an empty property that could be converted to housing, or land that could be built on? Northumberland has led the way in the provision o...
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