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Charity Governance Code

1st August, 2017

NCVO has recently launched a new Charity Governance Code. This has been produced to provide a clear set of governance standards which charities and their trustees can aspire to and work toward.
Volunteers' Week 2017

5th June, 2017

From 1 - 7 June it is Volunteers' Week. Find out what's happening during the week to celebrate the enormous contribution which is made by volunteers throughout the UK.
Community Briefing for Threat Level - Critical

30th May, 2017

Following the incident in Manchester last week, Wakefield Council has released a Community Briefing, which includes information on the International Terrorism Threat Level, which has changed from ‘Severe’ to ‘Critical’, which means ‘an attack is imminent’.
International Women's Day 2017

8th March, 2017

This International Women's Day we are celebrating women who have made a difference to the voluntary and community sector in Wakefield District. Here, women who have made a great contribution to the sector and the district share their stories.