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This page brings together the latest news stories and views on issues related to managing charity workplaces and buildings.

HSE releases annual workplace fatality figures

New statistics highlight the importance of managing safety and risk.

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RICS Strategic FM conference will focus on risk

The 2018 conference will look at a range of risk-related issues, including digital activities, procurement and contractor non-compliance.

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Government to fund £1.8m pilot scheme for sustainable places of worship

New scheme focuses on getting buildings more widely used.

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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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BIFM plans name change

British Institute of Facilities Management to get a new identity.

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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 Commission gets interim funding boost, plans to look at charging

Increased funding for the Commission aims to help it meet demand.

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Cluttons to host meeting about relocation decisions

The meeting will look at key points for charities considering relocating.

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Charity law firm to open a charity co-working hub

Well-known charity law firm Bates Wells Braithwaite has announced plans to open a new charity hub in the City of London in early in 2018.

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