News on the topic of Funding

Government spend slashed by £60 million on staff costs and Government Procurement Cards as more data opened up for first ever time

As part of its commitment to drive out unnecessary costs and make the UK a world leader in transparency, Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, has announced the Government has reduced its spend on Government Procurement cards  and bonuses by £60 million and published a wealth of new information.

Thu, 27/10/2011

Big Society drive to boost local social action begins

The £80 million Community First fund, which will provide small grants to community groups and local social action projects opens today.

Thu, 06/10/2011

£10million to kick start Big Society public services

£10million fund for charities and social enterprises to help them develop the skills and infrastructure to win more capital investment and public service contracts.

Mon, 25/07/2011

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

Government to invest £22 billion in construction projects

Minister for the Cabinet Office, Francis Maude announces £22 billion investment in Government construction projects

Tue, 19/07/2011

Big business urged to pass on prompt payments to SMEs

Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, has renewed the government’s pledge to increase support for Britain’s small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) by calling on business to pay their bills promptly like Government.

Tue, 19/07/2011

Government renews focus on cities

New support for England’s largest cities to boost growth, including the appointment of a dedicated Minister for Cities, Greg Clark.

Tue, 19/07/2011

£30 million fund for charity support services opens

A new £30 million Big Society fund has been set-up to modernise organisations that supply critical support to front-line charities, voluntary groups and social enterprises.

Fri, 15/07/2011

CBI and Management Today speech

Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, speech at the CBI and Management Today Annual Business Summit, 28 June 2011.

Tue, 28/06/2011

Community Development Foundation to deliver the £80m Community First programme

News story about how the Community Development Foundation is to deliver the £80m Community First programme

Wed, 22/06/2011

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