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News on the topic of Big Society

New Civil Society Minister visits social enterprise scheme in Paddington

Today, Minister for Civil Society, Nick Hurd, visited Paddington Development Trust to see first hand the work of social enterprises and the benefits they bring to local communities.

Thu, 20/05/2010

Nick Hurd appointed Minister for Civil Society

Nick Hurd will be the minister responsible for charities, social enterprises and voluntary organisations in the Cabinet Office. He will be known as the Minister for Civil Society.

Tue, 18/05/2010

Government launches “Big Society” programme

The Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister have launched their civil society programme at an event in Downing Street with community activists and leaders from around the country.

Tue, 18/05/2010

PM and Deputy PM’s speeches at Big Society launch

A transcript of speeches given by Prime Minister David Cameron and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg at the launch of the Big Society programme on 18 May 2010.

Tue, 18/05/2010

Government puts Big Society at heart of public sector reform

A new era of people power at the centre of the new Government has been announced today by the Prime Minister and Deputy Prime Minister.

Tue, 18/05/2010

Nat Wei appointed as Big Society adviser

Nat Wei has been appointed as the new Government adviser on Big Society and will take up a seat in the House of Lords.

Tue, 18/05/2010

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