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Senscot Bulletin
22nd May 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 22.05.09

Dear members and friends, May 10 was my birthday – same as several friends – including Norrie, from my drinking days in Edinburgh’s Café Royal. He was a warm, sensitive man – one of the …
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Bulletin Articles
20th May 2009

Responses to Legal Services Survey

Responses to Q.20 on Legal Services QuestionnaireSenscot20.05.09 Additional Info: As a member of the chamber of commerce we get substantial legal support via a help line and therfore only need to buy …
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Bulletin Articles
20th May 2009

Sector set to create thousands of jobs

Sector set to create thousands of jobsSusan Smith, TfN15.05.09 Scottish voluntary organisations are set to provide 7,500 new jobs over the next 18 months in a bid to tackle unemployment during the rec…
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Bulletin Articles
20th May 2009

Scottish Government Current Programme for Third Sector Research

Scottish Government Current Programme for Third Sector ResearchScottish Government20.05.09 The programme covers three themes that will support the Scottish Government's five Strategic Objectives, as f…
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Bulletin Articles
20th May 2009

The bread and meat of life

The bread and meat of lifeWill Brady, Eurozine20.05.09 Poland, 1988: Jan Grzebski, a railway worker, sustains a head injury while coupling train carriages. The accident leaves him comatose, and doctor…
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Bulletin Articles
19th May 2009

Scots ethical bank ‘in two years’, pledges former HBO

Scots ethical bank 'in two years', pledges former HBOS executiveNathalie Thomas, Scotland on Sunday17.05.09 PLANS are under way to set up an ethical investment bank in Scotland, for social businesses …
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15th May 2009

Networks1st Update: 15th May 2009

On Friday I attended a meeting with George Watson's College to discuss their position as a large local procurer. Watson's already have a policy to use local companies and they're keen to learn more ab…
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Senscot Bulletin
15th May 2009

Senscot Bulletin: 15.05.09

Dear members and friends, The outrage and contempt which people feel towards our MPs may hasten a tipping point – an angry challenge to the culture of greed which consumes our institutions. Ban…
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Bulletin Articles
14th May 2009

Community Reinvestment

Dear Laurence I thought you might be interested in work that Urban Forum is doing on reform of the banking system, which we’ve been working closely with DTA on, among others. Urban Forum only works …
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Bulletin Articles
14th May 2009

Shaping Our World – Making a Case for Sovereign Local Organ…

Shaping Our World - Making a Case for Sovereign Local Organisations and Social MovementsDoug Reeler, Community Development Resource Association14.05.09 The word sovereignty is well-used by small-farme…
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Bulletin Articles
14th May 2009

1950s morality is the last thing we need to fix ‘broken Britain

1950s morality is the last thing we need to fix ‘broken Britain’Muriel Gray, Sunday Herald09.05.09 SURELY MR and Mrs Balls sat their son down one day and gave him this advice. Many avenues are ope…
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Bulletin Articles
14th May 2009

Social Enterprise Summit

Social Enterprise SummitVolResource14.05.09 The Social Enterprise Summit held on Tuesday (12th May) involved senior government ministers, including Business Secretary Lord Mandelson and Cabinet Office…