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22nd August 2013

Fracking idiots

Fracking idiots The Guardian, by Lucy Mangan 17.08.13 We are all, I know, just marking time until the Oprah Winfrey interview with Lindsay Lohan takes place. So let us while away the tedious, meaningl…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

List and Social Impact Bonds – An Overview

List and Social Impact Bonds - An Overview Bevan Brittan August 2013 1 The role of a LIST 1.1 A LIST is a flexible model for public sector organisations that is principally concerned with: 1.1.1 actin…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

DTA Scotland Annual Conference – ONLY 2 WEEKS to GO!!!

DTA Scotland Annual Conference - ONLY 2 WEEKS to GO!!! DTA Scotland 22.08.13 It's only 2 weeks until the DTA Scotland Annual Conference, AGM & 10th Anniversary Celebrations!! Many of you have alr…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

Sir Humphrey is useless and our ministers are worse

Sir Humphrey is useless and our ministers are worse By Anthony King 05.07.13 British government used to be regarded as one of the wonders of the world: intelligent, decisive and sensible, with democra…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

You made me a Lord, Ed, but even I think it

You made me a Lord, Ed, but even I think it's time you grew up and became a real leader Daily Mail, by Lord Glasman 18.08.13 When Ed Miliband was elected, many people in the Labour Party, includi…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

Scotland and England are growing apart. A no vote won’t sto

Scotland and England are growing apart. A no vote won't stop that The Guardian, by Iain Macwhirter 18.08.13 They think it's all over. The leaders of the unionist Better Together campaign are already c…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

A quarter of parents unable to pay for their child’s school…

A quarter of parents unable to pay for their child's school uniform Information Daily 19.08.13 The average school uniform now costs in excess of £70, leaving a swathe of parents unable to front …
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

The evolution of social enterprise

The evolution of social enterprise by Mark Sesnan 19.08.13 Our story began in 1993 when severe local authority funding pressures appeared to be about to devastate the ability of the London Borough of …
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

Elmore Leonard

Elmore Leonard The Telegraph 20.08.13 From the mid-1980s Leonard was one of Hollywood’s most in-demand crime writers, the key to his success being an ability to write in a way that made his book…
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Bulletin Articles
22nd August 2013

Elmore Leonard on Writing

Elmore Leonard on Writing Elmore Leonard August 2013 Great 5 minute clip of Elmore Leonard talking about his craft.  …
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Senscot Bulletin
16th August 2013

Senscot Bulletin: 16.08.13

Dear members and friends,  I've got a theory that extroverts are more comfortable with mobile phones than introverts; I may be the first person to spot this.  Of course no one is totally one…
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16th August 2013

Networks1st Update: Friday 16th August 2013

The Booking Form for this year's Social Enterprise Conference and Ceilidh is now available. This is our 9th running of the event and will be taking place at the Westerwood Hotel, near Cumbernauld - 14…