Russell-Cooke's Charity and Social Business Team held a debate about the future of public service delivery by charities - "This house believes that public services are best delivered by charities".

The debate was mediated by Caron Bradshaw of Charity Finance Group.  The participants were Debra Allcock Tyler from the Directory of Social Change, Rob Owen from St Giles Trust, Fran Pollard from Catch22 and Sean Williams from G4S.

Andrew Studd, Partner in the Charity and Social Business Team, summarises the key views expressed in the debate. The Social Value Act 10 months on, and what it means for charities was also covered in The Guardian. Click here to view the article.

Are public services best delivered by charities - Sept 2013.pdf