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Bulletin Articles
24th August 2005

Boosts for urban woodland

Boosts for urban woodland   Senscot   23.08.05     A further £1 million of Forestry Commission Scotland funds will be added to the £3.5 million already allocated to the Woods in …
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Bulletin Articles
24th August 2005

Stage to be set for public sector reform

Stage to be set for public sector reform   Tania Branigan and Julian Glover 24.08.05 The Guardian     The government will today renew its efforts to push through domestic reforms afte…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd August 2005

Volunteering on Corrie

Volunteering on Corrie   23.08.05     Top TV soap Coronation Street is to join in the Year of the Volunteer campaign with a new storyline.   Screen characters Claire and Ashley Pe…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2005

Funding blow for Scottish village halls.

Funding blow for Scottish village halls.   22.08.05     The Scottish Rural Partnership Fund (SRPF) is now closed and it is unlikely that any successor programmes will be in operation by…
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Bulletin Articles
20th August 2005

VCOs handed extra £100m lottery cash

VCOs handed extra £100m lottery cash    19.08.05     An extra £100 million of Lottery money will be made available to voluntary and community organisations (VCOs) this year, goo…
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Bulletin Articles
20th August 2005

Shelter Welcomes Homeless Consultation

Shelter Welcomes Homeless Consultation     19.08.05   Housing charity Shelter has welcomed the Scottish Executive consultation on extending the rights of homeless people.   The con…
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Bulletin Articles
20th August 2005

Enterprise targets missed, says CBI

Enterprise targets missed, says CBI    19.08.05     The Government has failed to meet its pledge to stimulate enterprise in disadvantaged communities, according to a report by a l…
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Bulletin Articles
20th August 2005

Smaller home shares for tenants

Smaller home shares for tenants    Chloe Stothart Regeneration & Renewal 19.08.05     Social housing tenants will be able to buy a share in their home worth as little as a qu…
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Bulletin Articles
19th August 2005

Leadership is more than a private affair

Leadership is more than a private affair  Laurence Demarco,  Regeneration & Renewal 19 August 2005 Someone passed me Civil Renewal: Mending the Hole in the Social Ozone Layer by Dr Dick…
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Bulletin Articles
19th August 2005

Home seeker websites may widen social divide

Home seeker websites may widen social divide   John Carvel, social affairs editor 17.08.05 The Guardian     A new generation of internet services for house hunters may increase the f…
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Bulletin Articles
19th August 2005

Source of social research findings

Source of social research findings   18.08.05     A major source of official research, the Economic and Social Research Council, has created a new web site (http://www.esrcsocietytoda…
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Senscot Bulletin
19th August 2005

Senscot Bulletin: 19-08-2005

SENSCOT MEMBER'S BULLETIN No. 291, FRIDAY 19th AUGUST 2005 (Going out weekly to over 2700; searchable archive of bulletins here) Dear members and friends, In response to these weekly musings I often …