The government has announced a rethink of its proposed rules on the use of competition by commissioners, following intense pressure from GP leaders and campaigners.
Ministers have been challenged to make urgent changes to the Nursing and Midwifery Council’s powers in order to improve public protection – as it emerged just 13 nurses are currently facing sanctions in relation to the high profile care failings at Mid Staffordshire Foundation Trust.
The Institute of Fundraising is extending its policy helpline to Facebook and Twitter.
The Guardian – Voluntary Sector Network
Advice from our recent live discussion on getting ahead in payroll giving.
St Helens Star
Willowbrook Hospice has been given the green light to extend and refurbish its inpatient unit.
The Huddersfield Daily Examiner
Lucy Thompson, aged eight, is among the first to benefit from The Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice.