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Senscot bulletin out now - wee bit of humour from the amazing Billy Connolly and a lovely tribute to Fiona Pearson from @WL_SEN . Grab a cuppa and enjoy See, bit.ly/2nG1m96 pic.twitter.com/iJjo…

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Bulletin Articles
11th February 2005

Those Sceptical Scots

Those Sceptical Scots   Why motivational speakers don’t inspire in Scotland.   Centre for Confidence and Wellbeing Newsletter 1 February 2005     Although motivational speaking…
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Bulletin Articles
10th February 2005

Public benefit test for Scotland

Public benefit test for Scotland   16.02.05   The chief executive of the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator has given her support to legislation that could strip many organisations of…
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Bulletin Articles
10th February 2005

Crofters back forced buyout plan

Crofters back forced buyout plan    10.02.05     A Western Isles community is to test new land reform laws by attempting to force a landowner to sell part of his estate against hi…
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Bulletin Articles
10th February 2005

The workforce’s forgotten minority

The workforce’s forgotten minority   Only 1 per cent of the voluntary sector workforce has a disability, writes Indira Das-Gupta.   Third sector 09.02.05     Most charities wou…
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Bulletin Articles
8th February 2005

Public ‘alarm at house prices’

Public ‘alarm at house prices’   Simon Cattle 08.02.05     People in Britain are increasingly worried that future generations will be unable to afford to buy or rent a home, accordi…
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Bulletin Articles
8th February 2005

Funding inquiry over Highland projects

Funding inquiry over Highland projects    07.02.05     The North's leading development agency could have to repay millions of pounds of funding after a probe by European Commissi…
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Bulletin Articles
7th February 2005

Green spaces ’failing’ over 50% of urban Scots

Green spaces 'failing' over 50% of urban Scots   Simon Cattle 07.02.05     A new report has found that urban green spaces across Scotland are failing to meet people's needs. Less than …
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Bulletin Articles
7th February 2005

Street wardens on road to perdition

Street wardens on road to perdition   07.02.05     Five of Bristol's six street warden schemes will be disbanded next month when Government funding runs out.   Unlike other local a…
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Bulletin Articles
4th February 2005

Neighbourhoods charter at heart of local power sharing

Neighbourhoods charter at heart of local power sharing   by Austin Macauley New Start magazine 04.02.05     A ‘neighbourhoods charter’ to give communities more say over local servic…
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Senscot Bulletin
4th February 2005

Senscot Bulletin: 04-02-2004

SENSCOT MEMBER'S BULLETIN No. 264, FRIDAY 4th  FEBRUARY 2005   (Going out weekly to over 2500; searchable archive of bulletins at web-site, www.senscot.net)   Dear members and friends,…
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Bulletin Articles
2nd February 2005

Voluntary chiefs revise public benefit position

Voluntary chiefs revise public benefit position   02.02.05     Two voluntary sector leadership bodies have broken with the Government's stance on public benefit as the House of Lords b…
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Bulletin Articles
2nd February 2005

Fury as woodlands face the chop

Fury as woodlands face the chop   02.02.05     Anger has been voiced today over proposals which threaten some of Scotland's prime ancient woodlands with the axe.   The Woodland Tru…