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Laurence's opener for this week's Senscot Bulletin.Also includes:💥May on a collision course with Trump 👩‍⚕️A look at @ScotCommHW's social prescribing project 🎉Social in the Gardens 2018 via @SocEntEdinburghRead all this and more: 👇 senscot.net/senscot-… pic.twitter.com/plNk…

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30th June 2011

Social Enterprise and Sport Conference

Social Enterprise and Sport Conference Networks1st 30.06.11   The theme for the Social Enterprise & Sport conference 2011 was “The Way Forward”.  It had duel intent as a nati…
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

Statement from the Firstport Board

Statement from the Firstport Board  30.06.11   After three and a half years with Firstport Norman Hill is moving on to pastures new.   Norman has seen the organisation grow and develop …
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

Blog from Pat Kane

Blog from Pat Kane 30.06.11 How about encouraging and training those in communities like Onthank to do their own mediating of their life-conditions - giving them the power of recording, editing and di…
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

Neal Lawson Compass Conference Speech 2011

Neal Lawson Compass Conference Speech 2011 8th Annual Conference - Building the Good Society 28.06.11   In a few weeks time we will start the process of electing a new management committee for Co…
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

Update on You’ve been Trumped

Dear Laurence   I just read your latest piece and as ever enjoyed it. I read it just after reading press coverage of the Milly Dowler trial. It made my mind tick over that bit faster…her &…
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

200th Anniversary of Telford’s Inner Harbour

200th Anniversary of Telford's Inner Harbour Wick Paths Project  13.07.11 Please find details of the 200th Anniversary of Wick harbour, the Wick Paths Project have been organising. We will h…
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Bulletin Articles
30th June 2011

Road to an enlightened version of people power

Road to an enlightened version of people power Ruth Wishart, The Herald 29.06.11   Sitting on a commission is about finding how little you know in the company of the better informed.   It&rs…
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Bulletin Articles
28th June 2011

Scottish Government signs off new Community Jobs Scotland project

The Scottish Social Enterprise Coalition (SSEC) and SCVO (Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations) have jointly announced that the Scottish Government has signed off the new Community Jobs Scotla…
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Senscot Bulletin
24th June 2011

Senscot Bulletin: 24.06.11

Dear members and friends, Most people seem to believe that our lives follow a set path - which is in some way 'meant'.  Some call it God's will - or karma - or fate - or astrology; Many believe t…
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24th June 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 24th June 2011

Networks 1st ventured into new territory this week with a visit to Orkney. We were invited up, with the assistance of HIE, to explore with local social enterprises the possibility of establishing thei…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2011

Ed Miliband insists Labour party is for the grafters

Ed Miliband insists Labour party is for the grafters Patrick Wintour, The Guardian 13.06.11   Miliband highlights pay inequality audits to shame greedy executives and dismisses leadership questio…
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Bulletin Articles
23rd June 2011

The Big Society Investment Fund

The Big Society Investment Fund Big Lottery Fund 23.06.11   Summary of the programme   While the Big Society Bank is being set up we’ve been asked to distribute up to £5 million …