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The Bond Offer represents a chance to open up a new avenue of funding for social enterprises in Scotland - specifically for members of SENs. A great opportunity for the sector to provide itself with the mutual support that is so often talked about. twitter.com/ScotComF…

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Since 2004, we have accumulated and curated an archive of over 12,000 news articles, comment pieces, academic research and newspaper editorials which relate to social enterprise in Scotland and further afield.

Our archive offers an overview of the development of the social enterprise community in Scotland and is fully searchable, making it a valuable and unique resource.

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Senscot Bulletin
30th April 2004

Senscot Bulletin 30-04-2004

SENSCOT MEMBER'S BULLETIN No. 226, FRIDAY 30th APRIL 2004 Dear members and friends, Been a bit down lately - so off in Spain for a week.  Budget flight to Malaga on Wednesday – up at dawn - poo…
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Bulletin Articles
24th April 2004

Validating Tall Stories

Validating Tall Stories   24.04.04 Social Enterprise Magazine   Just how much of a role does social enterprise play in the UK? Research by Rebecca Harding takes our knowledge of the sector f…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd April 2004

Affordable homes first for Aberdeenshire

Affordable homes first for Aberdeenshire   23.04.04     The completion of the first stage of an innovative £10 million partnership project to build 133 affordable homes in the Marr are…
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Senscot Bulletin
23rd April 2004

Senscot Bulletin 23-04-2004

SENSCOT MEMBER’S BULLETIN No. 225, FRIDAY 23rd APRIL 2004 Dear members and friends, I admire the Scots actor Peter Mullen – not only for his work but also for his personal convic…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd April 2004

Scottish Executive support for social enterprise

Scottish Executive support for social enterprise   22.04.04     Support for businesses within the area covered by Scottish Enterprise is largely provided by the Business Gateway - a sin…
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Bulletin Articles
21st April 2004

Smart Scotland climbs 15 places in world league

Smart Scotland climbs 15 places in world league   21.04.04     By Caroline Bisson   Scotland appears to be reaping some dividends from its Smart Successful Scotland strategy as th…
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Bulletin Articles
18th April 2004

Get bartering with Thistles

Get bartering with Thistles   Sunday Times 18.04.04  The cashless economy is not all hippie talk — the concept is a hit across Scotland, writes Lucy Sweet     'I make aromath…
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Bulletin Articles
17th April 2004

Senscot Annual Report June 2004

SENSCOT (An Association with Charitable Status)   Report of the Trustees for the year ended 31 March 2004   The trustees are pleased to present their report together with the financial state…
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Bulletin Articles
16th April 2004

Villagers in ferry buyout attempt

Villagers in ferry buyout attempt   16.04.04     Residents of a Highland village hope to become the first Scottish community to buy their own ferry service.   People from Glenelg …
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Bulletin Articles
16th April 2004

Skoll Forum maps the future

Skoll Forum maps the future   16.04.04 By Tim West Social Enterprise magazine     A major new agenda for the advancement of social entrepreneurship was set at the first Skoll World Foru…
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Senscot Bulletin
16th April 2004

Senscot Bulletin 16-04-2004

SENSCOT MEMBER’S BULLETIN No. 224, FRIDAY 16th APRIL 2004 Dear members and friends, Scott Fitzgerald ended ‘The Great Gatsby’ with this line, “So we beat on - boats against t…
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Bulletin Articles
8th April 2004

Smart, Successful Scotland to be ‘refreshed’ – Wallace

Smart, Successful Scotland to be ‘refreshed’ - Wallace   08.04.04     The Scottish Executive’s Smart, Successful Scotland strategy is to be refreshed, Enterprise Minister Jim Wall…