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Brexit: Sturgeon sets out key Scottish interests that
BBC
Date: 27th Jul 2016
Scotland's first minister has outlined her next steps in attempting to secure Scotland's position in Europe, a month on from the Brexit vote.

In a speech in Edinburgh, Nicola Sturgeon set out key interests she believes must be protected. 

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Charities must merge and curb senior management pay to weather funding storm
Third Force News, by Graham Martin
Date: 27th Jul 2016

A whirlwind of closures is about to engulf Scotland’s care charities – which must make a choice between paying senior management salaries and providing essential services. 

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Fundraising regulation, bringing in the changes
OSCR, by Jude Turbyne
Date: 26th Jul 2016

Fundraising regulation in Scotland is changing. In December last year, the Fundraising Working Group was charged with defining a system that would: command confidence in charity fundraising; inspire public trust and actively promote good fundraising. 

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The Open suffers massive 75 per cent decline in viewing figures following Sky's takeover from BBC
The Drum, by Tony Connelly
Date: 21st Jul 2016

The Open suffered a huge drop in viewing figures in its first year since Sky Sports took over the broadcast duties from the BBC.

 
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Netherlands nurse-led community model to be tested in UK
Nursing Times, by Nicola Merrifeild
Date: 21st Jul 2016

 A community nurse-led care model that sees management functions shared between staff and ensures at least 60% of time spent is with patients is being tested in the UK, following success in the Netherlands, Nursing Times has learnt.

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Fathers Network and Year of the Dad founder has died aged 50
Third Force News, by Paul Cardwell
Date: 6th Jul 2016

David Drysdale, the much-loved social entrepreneur who founded Fathers Network Scotland and Year of the Dad, has died, aged 50.

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Why has Scotland risen above the anti-immigrant mood that fuelled the Brexit vote?
New Zealalnd Listener, by Liam McIlvanney
Date: 6th Jul 2016

If it achieves nothing else, Brexit will have taught the world that England is not the same as the United Kingdom. 

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Clutha pub turn an awful story into a great one
The Evening Times, by Russell Leadbetter
Date: 6th Jul 2016

If ever there was an example of a good story coming out of a bad one, Glasgow's Clutha pub is surely it.

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Iceland
The Independent, by Philip England
Date: 6th Jul 2016
“I stood in front of the parliament building every lunch hour and asked people, ‘Can you tell me what has happened in this country? Do you have any idea what we can do’?” 
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