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Hazel Blears gives speech on civic engagement and community regeneration

Hazel Blears MP

Hazel Blears, Minister without Portfolio, spoke at the annual Chamberlain Lecture at the Balsall Heath Forum in Birmingham, addressing the issues of civic engagement and community regeneration.

New Director General of the Office of the Third Sector announced

Campbell Robb

Campbell Robb has been appointed as the new Director General of the Office of the Third Sector (OTS) within the Cabinet Office.

New centre of excellence to lead research into charitable giving announced

Ed Miliband MP

Ed Miliband, Minister for the Third Sector, announces plans to establish a new centre of excellence to lead research into charitable giving.

Hilary Armstrong's speaks at British Urban Regeneration Association

Hilary Armstrong MP

Hilary Armstrong, Minister for Social Exclusion, made the keynote speech at the British Urban Regeneration Association annual conference. She spoke on how developing mixed communities is central to the Government's aims to tackle disadvantage and create sustainable communities.

Civil Service Awards 2006

Cabinet Office Crest

The shortlist for the Civil Service Awards 2006, which have been developed with the Cabinet Office, the Office of Government Commerce and the National Audit Office to promote innovation and improvement across the entire breadth of central government, have been announced.

An Action Plan on Social Exclusion

Reaching Out: An Action Plan on Social Exclusion cover

The Social Exclusion Task Force has published Reaching Out: An Action Plan on Social Exclusion. The plan sets out the work across government to improve the life chances of those who suffer, or may suffer in the future, from disadvantage.