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Bulletin Articles
13th February 2007

‘Dragons’ tackle economic inactivity

‘Dragons’ tackle economic inactivity  Sion BarryWestern Mail13.02.07   A new enterprise organisation, which is being backed by the trade union movement, will be launched today …
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Bulletin Articles
13th February 2007

Social housing tenants to be helped on to property ladder

Social housing tenants to be helped on to property ladder Patrick WintourGuardian Society13.02.07 • Kelly offers aid to those who can pay 10% of value• House prices still rising faster than income…
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Bulletin Articles
12th February 2007

Former GHA chief Lennon says cash drought forced him out.

Former GHA chief Lennon says cash drought forced him out.   Third Force News 09.02.07     THE chief executive of Glasgow Housing Association has stood down, claiming the executive had u…
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Bulletin Articles
12th February 2007

National energy provider gives profits away

National energy provider gives profits away www.24dash.com08.02.07 EBICo Limited, the not-for-profit electricity and gas supply company set up to help give a better deal to low income households has a…
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Bulletin Articles
12th February 2007

Eaga bound for the stock market

Eaga bound for the stock market Simon BainThe Herald09.2.07 Eaga, the employee-owned social enterprise chaired by former ScottishPower director Charles Berry, is to float on the London Stock Exchange …
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Bulletin Articles
12th February 2007

Calling enterprise champions

Calling enterprise champions   This is Money 12.02.07     The search is on to find the UK's enterprise champions, with the launch of the Enterprising Britain 2007 competition.   T…
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Senscot Bulletin
9th February 2007

Senscot Bulletin: 09-02-2007

Dear members and friends, On my way to Spain, I stop one night in London for a meeting – but the B&B from the Internet (£65) is dire – as bad as it gets. Tatty, dirty, the sour smell of cooki…
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Bulletin Articles
9th February 2007

Older people excluded financially

Older people excluded financially  By Geoff Adams-Spink Age & disability correspondent BBC News website  07.02.07  Older people are being left behind by the financial services indu…
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Bulletin Articles
9th February 2007

Funding blow to Scots third sector

Funding blow to Scots third sector  Regeneration & Renewal09.02.07  Voluntary groups delivering small projects have been excluded from applying for crisis funding being provided by the …
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Uncategorised
8th February 2007

Strong and prosperous communities – The Local Government Wh…

Strong and prosperous communities - The Local Government White Paper     08.02.07   The English local government white paper published in October now has a strong implementation plan on…
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Bulletin Articles
8th February 2007

Social change incubator gets lottery boost

Social change incubator gets lottery boost 08.02.07 Plans for a new Edinburgh based support service for socially and environmentally progressive organisations working throughout Scotland have just bee…
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Bulletin Articles
7th February 2007

Scottish Executive criticised for further delays to action plan

Scottish Executive criticised for further delays to action plan   Barry McCarthy New Start magazine 07.02.07     The Scottish Executive has been criticised for failing to produce a reg…