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Senscot Bulletin
10th August 2007

Senscot Bulletin: 10-0802007

Dear members and friends, Domestic emergency – no-one else available – I’m babysitting 4 year old Lucy. Mum drops her off – “I’ll only be 3 hours – she’s got a touch of diarrhoea – s…
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Bulletin Articles
9th August 2007

And the sector review winners are…

And the sector review winners are... Third Sector08.08.07 Community foundations are set to benefit from £50m of new government money. Mathew Little reports. The warm reception for Gordon Brown's thir…
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Bulletin Articles
9th August 2007

A radical passion

A radical passion   Communities, rather than the state, are best equipped to effectively tackle social deprivation   David Cameron The Guardian 07.08.07     The last generation h…
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Bulletin Articles
9th August 2007

New housing boss urged to end stock row

New housing boss urged to end stock row   Marianne Taylor Glasgow Evening Times 03.08.07     HOUSING experts and politicians have urged the new boss of Scotland's biggest social landlo…
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Bulletin Articles
9th August 2007

Scottish Executive Third Sector Team reconfiguration

Scottish Executive Third Sector Team reconfiguration 08.08.07 A reconfiguration of the Scottish civil service as it relates to the Third Sector is taking place - it’s clear that the dust hasn’t se…
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Bulletin Articles
9th August 2007

‘Foul play’ – but no action

'Foul play' - but no action   Third Sector 08.08.07   New social enterprises have raised concerns about unfair competition. By Robin Currie, Margaret Allen and Paul Clitheroe    …
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Bulletin Articles
8th August 2007

Tories to ‘fight poverty with enterprise’

Tories to 'fight poverty with enterprise'   www.epolitix.com 07.08.07     David Cameron has called for the creation of 'social enterprise zones' to help the poorest in society.   …
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Bulletin Articles
7th August 2007

Investors in talks over social bank

Investors in talks over social bank   Jamie Carpenter Regeneration & Renewal 03.08.07     Government officials have met with City financiers to see if they would be interested in ba…
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Uncategorised
7th August 2007

Third sector review final report – July 2007

Third sector review final report   Cabinet office and UK Treasury July 2007   (excerpt from the introduction)     The Government's final report of its review of the third sector se…
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Bulletin Articles
6th August 2007

Media is ‘harming anti-poverty drive’

Media is 'harming anti-poverty drive'   Regeneration & Renewal 03.08.07     The media's negative portrayal of poor families is undermining public support for tackling UK poverty, ac…
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Senscot Bulletin
3rd August 2007

Senscot Bulletin: 03-08-2007

Dear members and friends, Being a millionaire is no longer considered wealthy in Bush’s America. According to a new book, ‘Richistan’ by Robert Frank, the new threshold is $10 million, and, incr…
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Bulletin Articles
2nd August 2007

Tenant Farming Forum website launched

Tenant Farming Forum website launched   01.08.07     The Tenant Farming Forum website, was officially launched on 25th July 2007 by Minister for the Environment, Michael Russell. &nbs…