The bank account of the Viva Palestina charity founded by George Galloway has been frozen by regulators, Scrapbook can reveal. After a damning report from the Charity Commission, a spokesman confirmed: “we opened a statutory inquiry into the charity … to examine – amongst other regulatory concerns – the trustees’ failure to meet their statutory obligations to file accounts and […]

UPDATE: The wording of our original post below remains unchanged below, but the Commission has been in touch with Scrapbook to clarify that “the charity was actually removed from the online register due to a computer error.  The error doesn’t reflect or change the status of Viva Palestina as a charity.” UPDATE II: The Commission have confirmed that Galloway’s enterprise […]