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Watchdog Finds Failures in Management at RMIB

Watchdog Finds Failures in Management at RMIB

An investigation conducted by the Charity Commission discovered that serious mismanagement at the Royal National Institute of Blind People exposed some children in the charity’s care to undue risk. An official inquiry into the charity has uncovered comprehensive...

Smaller law firms hardest hit by lockdown

Smaller law firms hardest hit by lockdown

The legal sector has held up fairly well compared to the wider economy with revenue down by just 5% in April according to official statistics. However, experts caution we have not yet seen the full impact of the pandemic. A recent survey has shown that small law firms...

Relevant Life Cover

Relevant Life Cover

Relevant Life Cover   Life cover for individuals with tax advantages included…. To put it simply, relevant life cover is a single person death in the service life policy.  Some providers will also offer the option of adding significant illness cover making this...

Charity Commission Updated Guidance

Charity Commission Updated Guidance

The Charity Commission has updated its guidance on how to report serious incidents during the coronavirus pandemic. The Charity Commission has outlined in this report that it is still vitally important to report serious incidents to them. Reporting incidents as early...

The Local Discretionary Grants Fund

The Local Discretionary Grants Fund

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy has set up a discretionary fund to accommodate small businesses outside the requirements for the business grant funds scheme.   Who is this scheme aimed for? This scheme is aimed at small businesses...

Government Road Map for Exiting Lockdown Summary

Government Road Map for Exiting Lockdown Summary

Government Message The Prime Minister’s speech on Sunday evening set out the latest plans to try and get people back to work, as long as it can be done safely. People who cannot work from home, such as those in the construction and manufacturing industry are now being...