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This week's Senscot Bulletin includes:📢 Feedback from yesterday's SE Ref Group meeting in Perth📝 Latest Senscot Briefing📋 @NHS_HS report on food poverty📝 A look back at the series of @CommHealth_Blog briefings🔥🇬🇧🔥 Update on Brexit➡️senscot.net/senscot-…⬅️ pic.twitter.com/OLMz…

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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.

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Bulletin Articles
31st January 2007

A Trojan horse for the voluntary sector

A Trojan horse for the voluntary sector Stephen MaxwellTFN 26.01.07 The Scottish voluntary sector is in turbulent waters. On top of spreading funding problems and the threat of more 'red tape' costs f…
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Bulletin Articles
30th January 2007

‘Social entrepreneurship was an oxymoron, today it is different

‘Social entrepreneurship was an oxymoron, today it is different’    Interview with William Drayton of Ashoka Financial Express 29.01.07        To Nannu, 2006 …
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Bulletin Articles
29th January 2007

Bill passed to secure future of crofting

Bill passed to secure future of crofting   26.01.07     The Scottish Parliament yesterday overwhelmingly backed a Bill to revitalise Scotland's crofting communities.   The Crofting…
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Bulletin Articles
29th January 2007

Hi-tech Scottish bid for global business

Hi-tech Scottish bid for global business    Regeneration & Renewal 26.01.07     A research institute was launched last week to investigate how digitial media and communication…
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Bulletin Articles
29th January 2007

One Plus just tip of iceberg warn childcare charity chiefs

One Plus just tip of iceberg warn childcare charity chiefs   Third Force News 26.01.07     VOLUNTARY sector childcare in Scotland is facing a cash crisis after the country’s largest p…
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Bulletin Articles
26th January 2007

Multi-million pound social enterprise fund unveiled

Multi-million pound social enterprise fund unveiled Department of Health24.01.07 A £73 million funding boost for social enterprise was announced today by Health Minister Ivan Lewis. The money in the …
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Bulletin Articles
26th January 2007

Local People Leading

Local People Leading The campaign for strong and independent communities This is a new initiative in which DTAS has been joined by a consortium of intermediary organisations which serve hundreds of c…
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Senscot Bulletin
26th January 2007

Senscot Bulletin: 26-01-2007

Dear members and friends, 1978/9 I was at Campion House, Osterley, a kind of seminary on the outskirts of London. The regime was designed to ‘test vocations’ – which it did – mine didn’t pas…
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Bulletin Articles
26th January 2007

Glasgow gets CDFI for personal loans

Glasgow gets CDFI for personal loans    Regeneration & Renewal 26.01.07     The first community development finance institution (CDFI) in Glasgow to offer loans to disadvantag…
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Bulletin Articles
25th January 2007

Youthstart help make sense of voting system

Youthstart help make sense of voting system 24.01.07 A clear and entertaining online graphic that explains how the Single Transferable Voting (STV) system will work in May's local elections, is now av…
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Bulletin Articles
25th January 2007

Government highlights value of Social Enterprises to the UK

Government highlights value of Social Enterprises to the UK 25.01.07 The Cabinet Office's Ed Miliband, Minister for the Third Sector, yesterday called on social enterprises to work in partnership with…
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Bulletin Articles
24th January 2007

Business risk fines for failing to include mandatory information …

Business risk fines for failing to include mandatory information on websites and emails  24.01.07   Small businesses are risking hefty fines by failing to include mandatory information on th…