News and Views

  • Rob Wilson announces review of Social Value Act

    The minister for civil society announces a review, just two years after the last one. Former communities secretary Hazel Blears and Chris Catterall of Public Services Lab offer their suggestions at Social Value Summit.

  • Social Finance secures £1.5m for Bright Futures using SITR

    Is dangling the Social Investment Tax Relief carrot attracting investors? We talked to Social Finance and fund manager Kin Capital to find out.

  • New chair of Social Enterprise UK is Lord Victor Adebowale

    Veteran of homelessness and social care Lord Victor Adebowale is to lead the board at Social Enterprise UK. The peer says he hopes to "present the public with a clear view of what social enterprise can offer."

Digial Agenda Impact Awards

Tech for good heroes celebrated at Impact awards

The spotlight shone on a plethora of life-changing ingenious ideas at the inaugural Digital Agenda Impact Awards on 2 March. Innovations are improving the lives of people with disabilities and saving the environment.