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Tower Hamlets council approves £2 million funding to faith groups

Tower Hamlets council approves £2 million funding to faith groups

Posted: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 09:38

The mayor of one of Britain's poorest boroughs is providing £2 million of funding to religious groups to help improve places of worship.

We will pick up your VAT bill, Chancellor tells the Church

We will pick up your VAT bill, Chancellor tells the Church

Posted: Fri, 18 May 2012 15:04

A concerted campaign by churches has led to the Chancellor agreeing to set aside £30 million per annum to compensate places of worship following the removal of the zero VAT rating concession for alterations to listed buildings announced in the budget.