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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Breakthrough for wind and hydro schemes

Breakthrough for wind and hydro schemes Press and Journal 08.12.10   Eight community groups have overcome the last major hurdle with their wind and hydro power projects in the Western Isles. &nbs…
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Project OsKar and Caring Christmas Trees

 Project OsKar   Project OsKar has three main objectives   Reduce the quantity of waste going to landfill in Renfrewshire. Offer employment, training and stability to young people in Re…
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Wise Group wins Work Programme bid

Wise Group wins Work Programme bid TfN 09.12.10   ONE of the country’s biggest social enterprises has been chosen as the only third sector group in Scotland to be a main provider of the gov…
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Securing the Benefits of Scotland

Securing the Benefits of Scotland's Next Energy Revolution Scottish Government 09.12.10   Introduction   1. The just exploitation of the environment is a challenge for every generation; to s…
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9th December 2010

Community Development Alliance Scotland

Community Development Alliance Scotland Does Scotland need a ‘Big Society’?  Note of discussion at members’ meeting, 26 November 2010 Martin Sime, Director of SCVO gave a presen…
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9th December 2010

New social franchising scheme launches

New social franchising scheme launches Vibeka Mair, Civil Society 06.12.10   The Social Enterprise Coalition (SEC) and the School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE) have launched Scaling to Success, …
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

THE 2010 SURF AWARDS: Creating the real ‘Big Society’

THE 2010 SURF AWARDS: Creating the real 'Big Society' in Scotlamd Press Release, SURF 03.12.10   • Independent awards highlight real successes in community regeneration across Scotland &bull…
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Parenting not income key to tackling inequality – Field

Parenting not income key to tackling inequality - Field BBC News 03.12.10   In a major report, Labour MP Frank Field says improving the life chances of under fives is the key to cutting social in…
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Bulletin Articles
9th December 2010

Rural fruit and veg shop official opening postponed… but the fo…

Rural fruit and veg shop official opening postponed… but the food is getting through. Press Release, Social Firms Scotland 08.12.10   The official ministerial ribbon-cutting for an Aberdee…
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Senscot Bulletin
3rd December 2010

Senscot Bulletin: 03.12.10

Dear members and friends, Two weeks since my operation, but I’m still not back to normal – probably the effect of the general anaesthetic – like severe jet lag. It’s as if some…
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3rd December 2010

Networks1st Update: Friday 3rd December 2010

From April 2011, all local funding for the Third Sector will be channelled through the new `Single Interfaces`. A proportion of the Interface budget is specifically designated to `develop social enter…
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Bulletin Articles
2nd December 2010

Q&A best bits – A guide to measuring social impact

Q&A best bits - A guide to measuring social impact Nick Petrie, The Guardian 01.12.10   Struggling to measure your social impact – and find relevance in the results? Our panel experts e…