News on the topic of Community

Minister meets South Yorkshire teenagers part in National Citizen Service pilot

Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, today visited the community trusts of Sheffield Wednesday, Barnsley and Rotherham United Football Clubs, to meet participants taking part in a groundbreaking new scheme, National Citizen Service (NCS). 

Wed, 03/08/2011

First Government mutual joint venture goes live

The first ever public sector mutual joint venture has been officially created, offering over 475 staff at My Civil Service Pension (MyCSP) co-ownership of their organisation.

Wed, 20/07/2011

Minister meets Bolton teenagers on the first National Citizen Service

Minister meets young people in Bolton who are among the first 10,000 pioneering the scheme which the Government hopes to make available to all 16-year-olds in England.

Thu, 14/07/2011

Open Public Services - Commons statement

Oliver Letwin's Commons statement on the Open Public Services White Paper.

Mon, 11/07/2011

Opening up public services

The Prime Minister has set out the need for reform and modernisation of our public services, to ensure everyone has the choice and control of the services they use, and bring an end to the top down get what you're given culture.

Mon, 11/07/2011

Baroness Warsi delivers speech at OIC Conference

Baroness Warsi has addressed the 38th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers in Kazakhstan

Wed, 29/06/2011

Giving White Paper – making it easier to take part in a bigger, stronger society

The Government has unveiled new Big Society plans to make it easier and more attractive to give time and money to good causes.

Mon, 23/05/2011

Government names new partner to deliver Community Organisers

The government has announced the selected partner who will deliver and train up to 5,000 Community Organisers.

Sat, 19/02/2011

£100 million Transition Fund to support charities

The first payments from the £100m Transition Fund that will provide vital support to charities have been announced today by Francis Maude and Nick Hurd.

Tue, 15/02/2011

The mutual futures of public services in Swindon

Professionals planning to form a Big Society mutual to join up adult health and social care services in Swindon, shared their ambitions with Francis Maude Minister for the Cabinet Office and Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of John Lewis Partnership.

Wed, 02/02/2011

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