We’ve raised an amazing £100.19 for Children in Need!

Well done to everyone who took part in the Teenage Pic quiz on Friday to raise money for Children in Need and big congratulations to Elise who won with 17 correct answers and is now the Children in Need Champion 2018!! We’d also like to say a big thank you for all the donations that we received, bringing the total to a […]

Cancer Research UK donation

We are delighted to have just donated a whole bundle of computer screens, stands and leads to Cancer Research UK, helping to raise awareness for #CancerResearchUK

We’ve raised £202 for Children in Need!

Well done everyone for raising an amazing £202 for Children in Need at Fridays lunchtime quiz. Lots of tasty and delicious treats were donated and devoured during the quiz, which I’m sure helped with brain power! Jane Porter claimed the winning prize, picking up the much-coveted Children in Need Cup which is now proudly displayed on her desk. Well done […]

We’ve raised £3,500 for Charity!

Well done and thank you to all the staff who took part in the 25 mile, cycle, run or walk in honour of our 25th Anniversary, we have raised a whopping total of £3,500 which has been split between our chosen charities – go team!

Do we need an audit?

Following changes to the charity audit thresholds, an individual charity has only been required by law to have an audit carried out where gross income exceeds £1 million, or the gross assets exceed £3.26 million and the charity’s income exceeds £250,000.  Whilst this potentially allows a number of charities to dispense with the need for an audit, trustees must consider […]

Gift Aid Declarations

The 0% starting rate on up to £5,000 of savings income, along with the introduction of the savings allowance and changes to tax on dividends from 6 April 2016, could result in more donors having an unexpected tax bill. If the income tax attributable to an individual’s donations made under Gift Aid in a tax year exceeds the income tax […]