Charity Commissioners


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Charity Commissioners

pl n
(Social Welfare) (in Britain) members of a commission constituted to keep a register of charities and control charitable trusts
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Before taking silk in 2001, he was one of the Junior Counsel to the Crown (Chancery/A Panel) (from 1990) and Junior Counsel to the Charity Commissioners (from 1991).
4m to Lumos, and, according to the return filed last month to charity commissioners, these were "from a high–net worth individual".
The Charity Commissioners had been notified of her court appearance and a decision would be taken about her role as trustee soon.
Atlantic Bridge, the far-right political front we as taxpayers unwittingly subsidised until the charity commissioners shut it down, acted as a slush fund.
The scheme now being put forward still requires approval by Middlesbrough Council's executive, the Charity Commissioners and the Almshouse Association.
But the Charity Commissioners have ruled the bulding has not been used for the "charitable purposes" intended and are demanding 21 years back rent.
ON November 13, we reported that the charity commissioners are examining the financial controls of Maelor Voluntary Services which runs five cafe outlets in the Wrexham Maelor Hospital.
The Council will also be writing to the Commissioner for Public Appointments, the Charity Commissioners and the Wales Audit Office to seek further advice and to express its deep concern about the management of the appointment process to date.
Charity commissioners said that Ahl-e-Hadith was reported to them last month but they advised the complainant to direct their concerns to a 'more appropriate agency'.
But the trust which runs Bronglais Hospital became concerned about the cash and took advice from charity commissioners, before calling the police.
The diocese maintains that during the saga the Charity Commissioners have made it clear to all involved that the Diocesan Board of Finance is the rightful trustee and must be allowed to carry out its duties under charity law.
Earlier this week, Charity Commissioners in England learned that a "considerable sum of money" was about to be transferred from Breast Cancer Relief to Solutions.