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Sport SEN and @ScotClubSport are hosting a session on income generation and sustainability on Thursday 22 April at 12noon. We will hear from two successful sport social enterprises and a local Sports Council. Find out more and register 👉 bit.ly/3gx7md4

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Bulletin Articles
11th April 2007

Social firms need help to change the world

Social firms need help to change the world    Jamie Carpenter  Regeneration & Renewal 06 April 2007     At last week's Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship in O…
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Bulletin Articles
11th April 2007

SNP pledges £10m a year for social enterprise

SNP pledges £10m a year for social enterprise    Jamie Carpenter Regeneration & Renewal 06.04.07     The Scottish National Party has pledged to invest up to £10 million a y…
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Bulletin Articles
11th April 2007

Planning permission gives go-ahead for UK’s first car recyc…

Planning permission gives go-ahead for UK's first car recycling and social project.   11.04.07     FST's SMaRT (Socially Minded and Responsible Trading) has been granted planning permis…
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Bulletin Articles
10th April 2007

Delight at wave of caring capitalists

Delight at wave of caring capitalists    11.04.07     A new breed of philanthropists ploughing cash into good causes should offer optimism for the social enterprise movement, said…
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Bulletin Articles
10th April 2007

New Socialist Entrepreneur – Ed Miliband, minister for the …

New Socialist Entrepreneur - Ed Miliband, minister for the third sector    Matt Ross Regeneration & Renewal 06.04.07     Brought up to believe that the state should tackle inj…
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Bulletin Articles
10th April 2007

Enterprise plan for book building

Enterprise plan for book building    BBC 10.04.07     Councillors have agreed to turn a former book supply building on the outskirts of Dumfries into a £2.5m 'social enterprise …
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Bulletin Articles
6th April 2007

Can the state create real social entrepreneurs?

Can the state create real social entrepreneurs?     Government procurement policies need to be addressed if the growth of social enterprise is not to be stifled, says Alison Benjamin  …
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Bulletin Articles
5th April 2007

Social Enterprise destined to remain a silent force

Social Enterprise destined to remain a silent force   Third Force News30.03.07      With it the government has earmarked £1.5m to develop the sector - a pretty measly amount in bu…
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Senscot Bulletin
5th April 2007

Senscot Bulletin: 05-04-2007

Dear members and friends, Bulletin a day early for the Easter holiday – writing this in the garden – sunshine at last. Goldfinches squabbling around the thistle seed – a pheasant waits underneat…
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Uncategorised
5th April 2007

Strategic Waste Fund – New Guidance 2007

Strategic Waste Fund 2007 NEW GUIDANCE FOR LOCAL AUTHORITIES ON APPLICATIONS TO THE STRATEGIC WASTE FUND (SWF) ON BEHALF OF COMMUNITY SECTOR PARTNERS (NOT-FOR-PROFIT) NOT DELIVERING A CORE KERBSIDE CO…
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Bulletin Articles
5th April 2007

Superstores undermine community, says survey

Superstores undermine community, says survey   www.newrules.org03.04.07     All the research suggests that communities with higher levels of social capital are healthier and more resili…
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Bulletin Articles
5th April 2007

Dragons did image of social firms no favours

Dragons did image of social firms no favours   Ashish PoddarNew Start magazine20.03.07     Remarks made on BBC2's Dragons' Den have misled the public about the nature of social enterpr…