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For anyone interested in #SocEnt, take a look at Cllr @RhiannonV putting forward a motion on Glasgow's social enterprise strategy and action plan. (Skip to 1h 40m). glasgow.public-i.tv/… Hugely positive and passionate comments from across the floor - worth watching!

About 3 days ago from Senscot's Twitter

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Bulletin Articles
14th May 2010

The Plunkett Foundation

The Plunkett Foundation 14.05.10 The Plunkett Foundation promotes and supports co-operatives and social enterprises in rural communities worldwide.  We provide support, networks and knowledge to …
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Bulletin Articles
13th May 2010

Coalfields Charity Launches £75,000 Search for Social Entreprene…

Coalfields Charity Launches £75,000 Search for Social Entrepreneurs in East Ayrshire Coalfields Regeneration Trust 07.05.10 The Coalfields Regeneration Trust has launched a £75,000 search …
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Bulletin Articles
13th May 2010

A Hung Parliament – what does it mean for the Community All…

A Hung Parliament - what does it mean for the Community Allowance? Naomi Alexander, CREATE Consortium 11.05.10 It's incredibly difficult to predict what the outcome of ongoing discussions between the …
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Bulletin Articles
13th May 2010

Council services in our hands

Council services in our hands Peter Hetherington, The Guardian 12.05.10 With its thousands of volunteers, could the National Trust provide a model for running local parks and libraries as town halls f…
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13th May 2010

Bike scheme for asylum seekers is saddled with success

Bike scheme for asylum seekers is saddled with success Frederika Whitehead, The Guardian 12.05.10 The idea behind the Bristol Bike Project is simple: take in unwanted bikes, show people how to repair …
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Senscot Bulletin
7th May 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 07.05.10

Dear members and friends,  On Monday I’ll be 70 – becoming an old guy now – adjusting to the slow unfolding of life.  When I was young, I couldn’t understand how anyo…
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7th May 2010

Networks1st

Over recent weeks, 3 SENs (Dundee, Clacks and Fife) have been taking the opportunity to employ admin staff to help facilitate meetings. This has been made possible through SEN members becoming involve…
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Bulletin Articles
7th May 2010

Make Your Business- Dream Come True

Make Your Business- Dream Come True Coalfields Regeneration Trust  06.05.10   Would-be social entrepreneurs in East Ayrshire’s mining communities have a golden opportunity to turn thei…
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Bulletin Articles
7th May 2010

Save the Lloyds TSB Foundation

Save the Foundation 07.05.10 For 25 years the Lloyds TSB Foundation for Scotland has invested in and supported communities across Scotland. Now it is our turn to support the Foundation. Sign the petit…
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Bulletin Articles
6th May 2010

Community Allowance scheme stalls

Community Allowance scheme stalls David Ainsworth, Third Sector 04.05.10 Create Consortium fears new government would scrap employment project A project that would enable community organisations to em…
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Bulletin Articles
6th May 2010

Update from SiSE: Students into Social Enterprise

Update from SiSE: Students into Social Enterprise         SiSE 06.05.10   A further update regarding the launch of SiSE: the new student placement director…
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Bulletin Articles
6th May 2010

Social enterprise: staying vigilant in the spotlight

Social enterprise: staying vigilant in the spotlight Peter Holbrook, Social Enterprise Coalition 05.05.10 While it is truly a milestone to have social enterprise in all major party manifestos, we must…