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Bulletin Articles
11th July 2006

‘Orphan assets’ should fund charity bank, says commission

‘Orphan assets’ should fund charity bank, says commission 11.07.06 Billions of pounds of unclaimed cash could be used to help charities operating in some of Britain's poorest communities, a gover…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2006

Scotland to set ten percent renewables standard for building

Scotland to set ten percent renewables standard for building Senscot10.07.06 New housing and other developments should generate at least ten per cent of their energy on site from renewable sources. Th…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2006

Older people find new lease of life through volunteering

Older people find new lease of life through volunteering 10.07.06 Age Concern report: ‘Volunteering, self-help and citizenship in later life’ A new report* into volunteering in later life is bein…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2006

Funding windfall for Highland celebration

Funding windfall for Highland celebration 10.07.06 Hundreds of Highland school children will have the opportunity to take part in cultural activities to mark Highland 2007. Culture Minister Patricia F…
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Bulletin Articles
7th July 2006

Hidden work of the jobless is vital too

Hidden work of the jobless is vital too    Laurence Demarco Regeneration & Renewal 07.07.06     A growing volume of literature emphasises the importance of social capital for…
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Bulletin Articles
7th July 2006

Improving urban environments: why children’s voices should …

Improving urban environments: why children's voices should be heard 07.07.06 The impact of involving children living in urban areas in decisions about their local community can be dramatic, according …
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Bulletin Articles
7th July 2006

Lifeline funds for housing scheme

Lifeline funds for housing scheme  07.07.06   A housing project in the Western Isles which stalled because of a funding shortfall has secured £3m. Communities Scotland, a Scottish Executiv…
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Senscot Bulletin
7th July 2006

Senscot Bulletin: 07-07-2006

Dear members and friends, Not a good week - feel rotten - and things are stacking up again - the dishes - unread papers - e-mails - washing - the list of people to phone. On Wednesday I went to the do…
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Bulletin Articles
6th July 2006

‘Can mountain’ response

'Can mountain' response 06.07.06 Because of the late delivery of a new piece of machinery, Recycle Fife had a ‘can mountain’ crisis last week and asked for volunteers. Word went out to Senscot mem…
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Bulletin Articles
6th July 2006

Financial Indicators

Financial Indicators     New Start magazine 30.06.06   Scotland is using its devolved powers to make financial inclusion a priority. But how well is it doing and what more needs to be d…
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Bulletin Articles
4th July 2006

Five year plan to overhaul social services

Five year plan to overhaul social services 30.06.06 The actions needed to deliver social work services that meet the needs of the 21st century have been set out in a five year plan published…
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Bulletin Articles
4th July 2006

Directory of community-owned village shops goes interactive

Directory of community-owned village shops goes interactive   04.07.06     An online directory of community-owned shops in England, Scotland and Wales is being developed.   The Vi…