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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
12th August 2010

Charities secure date at Court of Session to fight eviction by co…

Charities secure date at Court of Session to fight eviction by council David Ainsworth, Third Sector Online 09.08.10 Capacity Building Project wins a hearing in Scotland's highest civil court A group …
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Bulletin Articles
12th August 2010

Diversity at risk as OCS slashes strategic partners

Diversity at risk as OCS slashes strategic partners Chrisanthi Giotis, Social Enterprise Live 09.08.10 Social enterprise support organisations are in danger of losing the government’s ear after …
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Senscot Bulletin
6th August 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 06.08.10

Dear members and friends,  In the Spectator this week, columnist Aidan Hartley, writes about his cousin Charlie – how his parachute failed when he jumped out of a Cessna at 4,000 ft.  …
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6th August 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 6th August 2010

There has been a considerable response to last week’s piece re the four SVA Learning events that are coming up. SENs have had a mixed experience of the process to date. Some feel they have been …
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

Defining Social Enterprise

Defining Social Enterprise 05.08.10 This is the current UK Govt`s (cabinet office) definition of Social Enterprise: “Social enterprises are businesses with primarily social objectives.  The…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

The clock is ticking on Cameron’s Big Society

The clock is ticking on Cameron's Big Society Dai Powell, The Guardian 04.08.10 By encouraging local empowerment, David Cameron's Big Society is a great step forward but cuts to grant programmes could…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

Letter from Scottish Government on Third Sector Interfaces

Third Sector Interfaces Chairs and Chief Executives of Councils for Voluntary Service Chairs and Chief Executives of Volunteer Centres Chairs of Local Social Economy Partnerships Chairs and CPP Manage…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

Comment on Citizen Volunteering

Hi Laurence   Had to answer you with regards to Volunteer citizens, I have been a volunteer within the community sector for yes, going on 29/30 years, overall it has been brilliant and I have rea…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

GHA Board gives go-ahead for three more second stage transfer bal…

GHA Board gives go-ahead for three more second stage transfer ballots Sandra Forsythe, GHA 05.08.10 More than 1200 Glasgow tenants in Glasgow will be given the opportunity to vote in September on plan…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

The 2010 SURF Awards is now open for applications

The 2010 SURF Awards is now open for applications SURF 05.08.10   Entries are now being accepted for the SURF Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration. The SURF Awards are supported by …
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

New £50 million fund to support urban regeneration in Scotland

New £50 million fund to support urban regeneration in Scotland Learning Network 05.08.10 You may be interested to know that the Scottish Government has signed a funding agreement with the Europe…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2010

Have you got the right support to meet Scottish Government’s de…

Have you got the right support to meet Scottish Government’s deadline for ‘interface’ development? Social Enterprise Academy 05.08.10 The Scottish Government 3rd Sector team have now…