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Inform, Inspire and Connect with social enterprises across Scotland during SE Restart and Rebuild w/c 16th November. To find out more and book a place on our of our virtual sessions - visit sen.scot/events/2020… #InformInspireConnect #RestartRebuild #socent #socialenterprise pic.twitter.com/Kgrz…

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24th October 2013

Social Enterprise Awards Scotland 2013

Social Enterprise Scotland Awards 2013 Social Enterprise Scotland, By Duncan Thorp 18.10.13 Social Enterprise Scotland has announced the winners of the annual Social Enterprise Awards Scotland today. …
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24th October 2013

Shortlist for RBS – Finding Scotland’s Real Heroes Se

Shortlist for RBS - Finding Scotland's Real Heroes Series STV October 2013 The shortlist of community heroes that will feature in RBS - Finding Scotland's Real Heroes, a brand new STV series which wil…
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24th October 2013

Conference in two weeks!

Conference in two weeks! Community Energy Scotland 22.10.13 The full programme for Scotland’s Community Energy Conference has been released today.  With just two weeks to go before the even…
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24th October 2013

Letter to the Editor of the Scotsman

Letter to the Editor of the Scotsman Iain MacKinnon 22.10.13 Originally published on Andy Wightman's blog here. Research Questions Dear Professor Webb, My name is Iain MacKinnon. I have recently compl…
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24th October 2013

Spain’s communist model village

Spain's communist model village The Observer, By Dan Hancox 20.10.13 In 2004, I was leafing through a travel guide to Andalusia while on holiday in Seville, and read a fleeting reference to a small, r…
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24th October 2013

Scottish Government Direct Support for Social Enterprise

Scottish Government Direct Support for Social Enterprise Scottish Enterprise 24.10.13 Direct support for social enterprises and enterprising third sector organisations spans the spectrum of pre-start …
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24th October 2013

Call for more power for community energy

Call for more power for community energy Third Force News 17.10.2013 Greater public control of energy assets would not result in greater community ownership, a leading charity has warned. Nicholas Gu…
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Senscot Bulletin
18th October 2013

Senscot Bulletin: 18.10.13

Dear members and friends,  I haven’t been to the cinema for years - but I buy and swap lots of DVDs - watch them in bed.  Hollywood churns out predictable pap for mass consumption - Ch…
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18th October 2013

The SENs: Friday 18th October 2013

Deadline for Dragons` Den entries - today, 5pm. To apply, see application form. Over 140 folk have now signed up for the SE Conference and Ceilidh (14th/15th Nov at the Westerwood Hotel, near Cumberna…
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Bulletin Articles
17th October 2013

A debate about failure and social enterprise

A debate about failure and social enterprise Senscot 17.10.13 The suggestion that our SE community is now mature and confident enough to openly discuss our mistakes and failures has struck a chord. We…
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17th October 2013

Tam Cowan versus those spiteful, arid ‘liberals’

Tam Cowan versus those spiteful, arid 'liberals' The Observer, by Kevin McKenna 12.10.13 Tam Cowan's column about women's football was not his best, but he hardly deserved to be hounded by a media lyn…
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17th October 2013

Why BBC Scotland should fire its star presenter

Why BBC Scotland should fire its star presenter Scottish Review, by Kenneth Roy 03.10.13  It is possible that some people reading this have never heard of Tam Cowan. For that happy minority, a br…