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UK Government Handing Probation Services Over to Private and Voluntary Sectors

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The (UK) government intends to hand the supervision of low-risk offenders over to the private and voluntary sectors on a payment-by-results basis.

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UK Charity Suspends Work With Fundraising Agency After Undercover Reporters Were Misled About How Donations Were Spent

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The housing charity Shelter has suspended its use of the fundraising agency Tag Campaigns after one of its fundraisers was reportedly found breaking charity law and regulations.

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One in Six UK Charities Fear They May Have to Close in 2013 Due to Falling Donations

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One in six UK charities questioned for a survey say they fear they may have to close in 2013 due to public spending cuts and falling donations, the Charities Aid Foundation has said.

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(UK) Charity Commission Expected to Start Registering Charitable Incorporated Organisations, CIOs Next January

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The Charity Commission hopes to start registering charitable incorporated organisations from January 2013. It follows years of delays in the launch of the charitable incorporated organisations (CIO) since it was first mooted in the Charities Act 2006.

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The Business of Charity Should be Transparent

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If the public is to be assured of the integrity of the charities allowed to solicit donations, donors should have ready access to all the information they need about a charity before they give their money.

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