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The urgent need to regulate letting agencies

Andy Winter / June 29, 2015 at 8:35 PM 936 views

Lord Myners, the former city minister, used to quote Hunter S Thompson: “Banking is a shallow money trench, where thieves and pimps run free and good men die like dogs. It also has is negative side”. While I might not…

How does the Work Programme actually work….?

Andy Winter / June 29, 2015 at 8:33 PM 1,109 views

A client of BHT was put on the Work Programme. She said it prevented her from moving forward in her life. She was required to do newspaper and online searches for jobs, three hours a day. She said she received no…

From the archive: Should we forget about charities as we know them?

Andy Winter / November 18, 2013 at 8:37 PM 1,114 views

William Shawcross, the chair of the Charity Commission, has questioned whether new definitions of charity are needed to highlight the differences between various types of charitable organisation. He said: “I believe we should consider whether a single definition of charity can continue…