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21st March 2014

The SENs: Friday 21st March 2014

Yesterday saw a meeting of the SEN Co-ordinators at Stramash in Oban – these quarterly meetings are rotating round the country. Agenda items included SEN updates; social enterprise support in Sc…
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Bulletin Articles
19th March 2014

LLOYDS BANK SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS PROGRAMME

LLOYDS BANK SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS PROGRAMME School for Social Entrepreneurs 17.03.14 APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN FOR LLOYDS BANK SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS PROGRAMME If you’ve got a new idea or an existing p…
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Bulletin Articles
19th March 2014

Local by Default

Local by Default Locality March 2014 See link to campaign here http://locality.org.uk/our-work/campaigns/local-default/ Executive Summary This report shows that the UK public sector is wasting million…
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Bulletin Articles
19th March 2014

How to support struggling social enterprises

How to support struggling social enterprises Community Enterprise 19.03.14 Dear Laurence, Re. your piece on SE failure We are also very saddened to hear about Hebridean Chocolates and I am very inter…
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19th March 2014

Social Investment Conference 2014 – Delegates and Agenda

Social Investment Conference 2014 - Delegates and Agenda Spectrum 13.03.14 Please see the link below for a list of attendees at and the agenda for the Social Investment Scotland Conference on Thursday…
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Bulletin Articles
19th March 2014

£1M sport fund for Scotland opens for business

£1M sport fund for Scotland opens for business SIS 18.03.14 Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund launched. Community sports organisations across Scotland are set to benefit from a…
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Bulletin Articles
19th March 2014

Obituary: Tony Benn

Obituary: Tony Benn BBC 14.03.14 Tony Benn was one of the few British politicians who became more left-wing after having actually served in government. He became the authentic voice of the radical lef…
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19th March 2014

Legacy 2014 Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund

Legacy 2014 Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund Legacy 2014 18.03.14 Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund is a £1millon fund which will help communities to be able to realise t…
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19th March 2014

Tony Benn Dead: The Labour Firebrand’s Most Fearsome And In…

Tony Benn Dead: The Labour Firebrand's Most Fearsome And Inspirational Quotes The Huffington Post 14.03.14 Tony Benn, the man who hated being called a veteran, never had his sharp mind dulled with age…
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Senscot Bulletin
14th March 2014

Senscot Bulletin: 14.03.14

Dear members and friends,             Scott Fitzgerald’s wife Zelda was convinced that Ernest Hemingway was a ‘phony’; all tha…
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14th March 2014

The SENs: Friday 14th March 2014

This year’s SE & Sport Conference - ‘Inspiring our Leaders’ is now officially ‘full up’. Over 120 folk have now signed up - 80 from sport social enterprises - and we&…
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Bulletin Articles
13th March 2014

Scottish farms up for sale as Co-op to offload agricultural asset…

Scottish farms up for sale as Co-op to offload agricultural assets STV 26.2.14    The Co-op is to sell its farming assets and will consider the future of its pharmacy business as part of pla…