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25th March 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 25th March 2011

We’ll be doing our best over the coming weeks to keep you informed of Scottish Govt support for social enterprise during 2011/12. With the election coming up, information will be restricted, but…
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24th March 2011

Community Jobs Scotland: start date announced

Community Jobs Scotland: start date announced SCVO 24.03.11 Community Jobs Scotland will start in August 2011 and will be delivered in partnership, by the Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition and SCV…
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24th March 2011

Administration and Management of the Third Sector Growth Fund 201…

Administration and Management of the Third Sector Growth Fund 2011-2012 The Scottish Ministers acting through the Scottish Government   Notice Deadline Date: 06/05/2011 Notice Deadline Time: 12:0…
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24th March 2011

Holyrood approves right to buy bid for South Kintyre airbase

Holyrood approves right to buy bid for South Kintyre airbase Michael Donnelly, regen.net 21.03.11   The Scottish Government has approved a community right to buy bid for the former RAF Machrihani…
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Bulletin Articles
24th March 2011

Stephen Lloyd moots new legal structure for hybrid social busines…

Stephen Lloyd moots new legal structure for hybrid social businesses Tania Mason, Civil Society 21.03.11   Charity lawyer Stephen Lloyd, one of the architects of the Community Interest Company st…
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24th March 2011

Hostile bid to buy estate

Hostile bid to buy estate David Ross, The Herald 24.03.11   SCOTLAND'S first ever hostile community buyout received the go-ahead yesterday, after the Scottish Government allowed crofters on a Lew…
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24th March 2011

Council to cut 30% from Kintyre Recycling social enterprise and f…

Council to cut 30% from Kintyre Recycling social enterprise and fatten Shanks newsroom 18.03.11   On Thursday Mick Rice, the Scottish Labour Candidate and his Campaign Manager Bob Chicken, visite…
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24th March 2011

The truth about being a community organiser

The truth about being a community organiser Marie Osborne, Guardian Professional 22.03.11   We've heard a lot in recent weeks about the "big society" from politicians and commentators, …
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Senscot Bulletin
18th March 2011

Senscot Bulletin: 18.03.11

Dear members and friends,  I’ve been impressed with the behaviour of the Japanese people – in the face of the terrible afflictions which have visited their country.  According to…
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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2011

The Young Foundation and NESTA: Growing social ventures

The Young Foundation and NESTA:  Growing social ventures Alistair Grimes (Rocket Science) 18.03.11 There was a famous review some years ago in Rolling Stone of Bob Dylan’s album, ‘Se…
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Bulletin Articles
18th March 2011

Fit for Purpose Delegate List

Fit for Purpose Delegate List 18.03.11 The 5th ‘Fit for Purpose: Health and social enterprise’ Conference is taking place today in Edinburgh. Download delegate list here http://www.se…
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18th March 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 18th March 2011

The 5th ‘Fit for Purpose: Health and social enterprise’ Conference is taking place today in Edinburgh (See attendees, https://senscot.net/?viewid=10824). Panellist Andrew Jackson (Joint Im…