CVS News

Keeping you informed about the local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector.

Funding & Development

Preparing for GDPR changes in May

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on 25 May 2018 with legislation covering how you store and use personal data. We have put together some useful resources to help you prepare.

12 March, 2018


New Restrictions on who can run charities

New restrictions on who can run a charity will come into force in August and will affect people with unspent criminal convictions

19 February, 2018


An introduction to GDPR

Data Protection law is changing on 25 May. We are hosting an evening briefing on Thursday 8 March at 6.45pm in Bedford, which will provide voluntary and community sector organisations with a summary of what they need to know and do to be compliant.

12 February, 2018


Charity Property Matters Survey

The Ethical Property Foundation has launched its bi-annual Charity Property Matters Survey about charities' property issues.

29 January, 2018


Data Protection and Changes in Law

Data protection law is changing from May 2018. You may have heard of GDPR and you may be wondering how it will affect your organisation.

20 December, 2017


Changes to Registrars' Business Names Index

Update from our Support and Development Team on the incorporation of CIOs to the Registrars' Business Names Index.

18 December, 2017