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Join @ALLIANCEScot for a special screening of 'Resilience - The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope'.The film screening will be followed by a panel discussion to reflect on the current activity surrounding adverse childhood experiences.#HealthSENeventbrite.co.uk/e/r…

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Senscot Bulletin
25th June 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 25.06.10

Dear members and friends, The Occidental Coral Beach is one of the many hotels around Marbella which I've always considered beyond my means - but an amazing price popped up on the internet so here I a…
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25th June 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 25th June 2010

Edinburgh SEN soaked up the sun this week on Re-Union’s barge for their last meeting before the summer. As well as signing the Model Rules a couple of weeks ago, they have also agreed a Service …
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Bulletin Articles
24th June 2010

Co-operatives Fortnight

Co-operatives Fortnight Ed Mayo, Cooperatives UK 24.06.10 I hope you may be interested in my new venture, now underway, which is the UK's first ever Co-operatives Fortnight. It is the first time that …
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

Scottish Investment Fund

Scottish Investment Fund 30.06.10 Investments: Current available listBethany Christian Trust Calman Trust Camphill Blair Drummond Changeworks Recycling Ltd Children 1st Community Energy Scotland Com…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

East End canteen serves up social enterprise jobs

East End canteen serves up social enterprise jobs Stephen Naysmith, heraldscotland 22.06.10 “It means I’m not sitting in the house, bored. I’ll be showing new staff how to serve hot …
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

Guidance on Public Spending

Guidance on Public Spending John Swinney, The Scottish Government 17.06.10 I am writing to you today to reiterate that I and my Scottish Ministerial colleagues are looking to you to work within the sp…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

The Left’s mistake

The Left’s mistake Iain MacWhirter, heraldscotland 20.06.10 It was meant to provide for the common people but now it’s bloated and subsidised by the poor. Why can’t the Left get real…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

Duncan Fisher: ‘The charity structure does not deliver̵

Duncan Fisher: 'The charity structure does not deliver' Tristan Donovan, Third Sector 21.06.10 Duncan Fisher already has two charities to his name. In 1994 he co-founded Action for Conservation Throug…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2010

HIE’s £2.4m bid to beat brain drain

HIE’s £2.4m bid to beat brain drain Press and Journal 15.06.10 A £2.4million initiative aimed at putting the brakes on the Highlands’ brain drain was unveiled yesterday by the …
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Bulletin Articles
21st June 2010

How do you start a social enterprise?

How do you start a social enterprise? Sam Baumber, TfN 18.06.10 DECISION made. You've been giving it a lot of thought. It plays on a loop in your mind. There's a problem with the world and you can see…
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Senscot Bulletin
18th June 2010

Senscot Bulletin No. 530, Friday 18th June 2010

Dear members and friends,  Every Saturday I enjoy reading celeb responses to the Q & A section in the Weekend Guardian – so this week – during a crap game of footy – I recor…
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18th June 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 18th June 2010

The first annual report of the RBS SE100 Index - run in partnership with Social Enterprise magazine - is now available. The Community Banking team at RBS (long time funders of the annual Social Enterp…