Slightly more than half of charities across England and Wales increased their income in the last financial year, according to the latest Charity Financials Income Spotlight report, with overall income growth up 5.8% to £4.3 billion. 46.7% of charities in England and Wales saw income decrease, meanwhile two fifths of all revenue generated came from London. This year, the 2019 Charity Financials Income Spotlight report looks at income by location for the first time and shows that nearly 21,000 charitable organisations are located or registered in London, which holds 40% of the revenue generated in 2017-18. 17% more came from the South East and 12% from Anglia and Eastern.
No New 1p Or 2p Coins Were Made In 2018 For the first time in decades the Royal Mint last year produced no new 1p or 2p coins. This is the first time since 1972 that no new 1p coins have been struck and since 1982 that no new 2p coins were