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Theatre Nemo is hosting a development meeting for anyone interested in supporting their vision of a Creative Holistic Support Centre that will provide a full range of support services under one roof. 25th July, Glasgow. #HealthSENSee details: senscot.net/events/t… pic.twitter.com/Grxo…

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Senscot Bulletin
29th June 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 29.06.12

Dear members and friends, For over 30 years - Wednesday afternoon golf was a fixed point in my life - top priority; 12 of us - a core of 8, with a churning fringe.  Smattering of lawyers/accounta…
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29th June 2012

Networks1st Update: Friday 29th June 2012

The Social Enterprise Academy and Senscot are delighted to announce that applications are now open for ‘Ignite 2012: Scale up your Social Enterprise’. The Programme will run from 19th &nda…
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Bulletin Articles
28th June 2012

On ‘er bike…

On 'er bike... Naomi Johnson June 2012 Following on from national bike week last week here is news from the Homeless World Cup Foundation and Naomi Johnson (formerly Firstport) about her upcoming 20,0…
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Bulletin Articles
28th June 2012

Scotland Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012

Scotland Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012 Ernst & Young June 2012 The full list of Ernst & Young Scotland Entrepreneur Of The Year 2012 regional winners is as follows (see notes to editors for co…
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Bulletin Articles
28th June 2012

SES Annual Report

SES Annual Report Social Enterprise Scotland June 2012 Social Enterprise Scotland (SES) held its AGM in Edinburgh on Wednesday, appointing two new Directors – one being, Senscot chair, Sophy Gre…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

Technology means we’re always somewhere else

Technology means we're always somewhere else Scottish Review, by Ronnie Smith June 2012   I once made the mistake of bravely continuing with a sales presentation to the finance department of a la…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

Labour needs to ask:Is Scotland a nation?

Labour needs to ask:Is Scotland a nation? Scottish Review, by Alex Wood June 2012   The independence campaign has officially started. Over the next two years the positions of politicians will mel…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

He should resign

He should resign The Guardian 20.06.12 The community activist credited with opening Iain Duncan Smith’s eyes to poverty and inspiring him to embrace compassionate conservatism has called on the …
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

End of an era

End of an era George Monbiot 25.06.12 So now what do we do to defend life on Earth? It is, perhaps, the greatest failure of collective leadership since the first world war. The Earth’s living sy…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

Big Noise orchestra’s classical music proves instrumental i…

Big Noise orchestra's classical music proves instrumental in social change The Guardian, by Charlotte Higgins 20.06.12 El Sistema and Gustavo Dudamel's Simón Bolívar Orchestra turn music…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

CEO of Community Energy Scotland responds to TFN’s article Wind…

CEO of Community Energy Scotland responds to TFN’s article Winds of Change Nicholas Gubbins June 2012 To the editor of TFN In his important centre-spread on community renewable energy projects (…
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Bulletin Articles
27th June 2012

Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams dismisses David Camero…

Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Rowan Williams dismisses David Cameron's Big Society as a 'ploy' The Independent 27.06.12 The Archbishop of Canterbury has dismissed David Cameron's Big Society as a ploy t…