British Waterways becomes a charity

The Canal & River Trust, the new name for British Waterways, has received charitable status from the Charity Commission.

By Civil Service World

12 Apr 2012

However, it is likely to be June before the charity receives parliamentary approval, which will allow the assets of British Waterways to be transferred to the new organisation.

Meanwhile, Nesta, a public body that promotes innovation, has also become a charitable foundation.

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