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Bulletin Articles
21st August 2014

Social Investment by Charities

Social Investment by Charities By Pauline Hinchion August 2014 During the summer months, the Law Commission (England and Wales) consulted on the issue of ‘Social Investment by Charities’.…
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Senscot Bulletin
15th August 2014

Senscot Bulletin: 15.08.14

Dear members and friends,             The time has come around for my cataract op – the most common surgical procedure in the whole NHS &nd…
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Bulletin Articles
15th August 2014

Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund

Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities Fund The Robertson Trust August 2014 Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities is a £1m Fund established with £500k of Scottish Governm…
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15th August 2014

The SENs: Friday 15th August 2014

Legacy 2014: Sustainable Sport for Communities is a £1m Fund established with £500k of Scottish Government 2014 Legacy Funds and £500k from The Robertson Trust.  The overarching…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Time to Rebuild Scottish Democracy

Time to Rebuild Scottish Democracy Report by Andy Wightman for the Scottish Green Party 14th August 2014 One of the most welcome recent developments in Scottish democratic reform has been theCommi…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

A good state would give each of us the chance to thrive

A good state would give each of us the chance to thrive The Guardian, by Yvonne Roberts 10.08.14   A dynamic modern country should not treat its citizens as passive clients, but as agents for a g…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Scotland’s Third Sector Making Major In-roads to Public Sector …

Scotland’s Third Sector Making Major In-roads to Public Sector Procurement ReadyforBusiness 12.08.14   There is an increasing recognition that councils can use their substantial purchasing …
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Model: Scottish Parliament Eases Social Enterprise’s Way to Gov…

Model: Scottish Parliament Eases Social Enterprise’s Way to Gov. Money NPO, by Ruth McCambridge 11.08.14   The economy, energy, and tourism committee of the Scottish Parliament held a sessi…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Robin Williams Quote from Good Will Hunting

Robin Williams Quote from Good Will Hunting Heavy.com 12.08.14   So if I asked you about art, you’d probably give me the skinny on every art book ever written. Michelangelo, you know a lot …
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Robin Williams: ‘I was shameful, did stuff that caused disg…

Robin Williams: 'I was shameful, did stuff that caused disgust - that's hard to recover from' The Guardian, by Decca Aitkenhead 20.09.2010   His new film, World's Greatest Dad, is a glorious retu…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

Easy Read of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Policy Memorand…

Easy Read of the Community Empowerment (Scotland) Policy Memorandum The Scottish Government 13.08.14   The Community Empowerment (Scotland) Bill was put before the Scottish Parliament in June 201…
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Bulletin Articles
14th August 2014

New Report Echoes Green Ideas

New Report Echoes Green Ideas by Andy Wightman  14.08.14   Alison Johnstone, MSP for Lothian and a member of Holyrood’s economy committee, is welcoming today’s report on strength…