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This page brings together the latest news and blogs for charity facilities managers.

London Community Energy Fund offers help with solar PV

London-based community groups can get grants of up to £15,000 to help design solar PV installations. The offer comes ahead of Feed-in Tariff deadline.

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Energy, maintenance, cleaning costs rising

Prices for a range of facilities-related services have risen faster than inflation.

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BIFM name change to happen on 12 November

UK's leading professional FM body to rebrand in November 2018.

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National Cyber Security Centre warns on cyber crime threat to charities

Charity and supporter data is at risk from digital crime, security agency warns

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Government consults on disabled parking badges

Charities welcome consultation on parking for people with conditions such as dementia and autism

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Charity Finance Group launches anti-fraud guide

Hundreds of millions of pounds are being lost from charities every year due to fraud - money that charities can’t afford to lose.

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CFM Group meeting looks at FM & Wellbeing

Facilities Managers can significantly contribute to staff wellbeing, meeting hears.

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Renewable energy subsidies cut

Government sets out cuts to renewable energy subsidies, affecting income for community sites which have installed solar panels

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