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Excellent dissertation from @ailsa_higgins on ‘Exploring the geographies of social enterprise in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland’. Key findings chime with conversations we’ve been having with SE Rural Hub and Rural SEN #socent #rural pic.twitter.com/Iahx…

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Bulletin Articles
12th August 2015

Goals for Good: SDGS for the UK Charity Sector

Goals for Good: SDGS for the UK Charity Sector NPC, by Rachel Whale 27.07.15 I have worked in and with the charity sector for most of my career. I value what the sector stands for and the fabulous peo…
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Bulletin Articles
12th August 2015

The shrinking state: should investors fill the gap?

The shrinking state: should investors fill the gap? The Financial Times, by Adam Palin 07.08.15   Generous tax breaks for social investment granted in last years’ Budget provoked much inter…
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Bulletin Articles
12th August 2015

10 truths about Europe’s migrant crisis

10 truths about Europe’s migrant crisis The Guardian, by Patrick Kingsley 10.08.15 When you’re facing the world’s biggest refugee crisis since the second world war, it helps to have…
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Senscot Bulletin
7th August 2015

Senscot Bulletin: 07.08.15

Dear members and friends,   The images of desperate migrants scrabbling around Calais diminish everyone – remind me that I am myself descended from economic migrants. After the Great War &n…
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7th August 2015

The SENs: Friday 7th August 2015

On Wednesday, the inaugural Employability SEN meeting took place in Glasgow. 35 organisations attended to discuss the interest in and potential remit of an Employability SEN – particularly in li…
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Bulletin Articles
6th August 2015

Employability SEN Delegate List

Employability SEN Delegates 05.08.15   Name Organisation Gra…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2015

Analysing the balance of our Jeremy Corbyn coverage

Analysing the balance of our Jeremy Corbyn coverage The Guardian, by Chris Elliot 03.08.15   Not surprisingly – given this newspaper’s history – the Labour leadership race, and …
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2015

Jeremy Corbyn could be best thing to happen to English democracy …

Jeremy Corbyn could be best thing to happen to English democracy in generations The National, by Cat Boyd 04.08.15   On Friday evening about 1,000 people packed the rooms of Liverpool’s Ade…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2015

Time to end House of Lords peer show

Time to end House of Lords peer show The Scotsman, by Brian Wilson 31.07.15   Many years ago, I was shown a salutary picture of Davie Kirkwood, one of the original Red Clydesiders, hero of the Gl…
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Bulletin Articles
5th August 2015

Cilla Black: Obituary

Cilla Black: Obituary BBC News 02.08.15   Born in Liverpool as Priscilla Maria Veronica White, Black was brought up in a two-up, two-down by a docker father and a mother who ran a market stall. &…
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5th August 2015

Which EU countries had the most asylum seekers?

Which EU countries had the most asylum seekers? The Guardian, by George Arnett 11.05.15 New plans for migrant quotas on EU countries have been described as unacceptable by the UK Home Office, despit…
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5th August 2015

Land Reform (Scotland) Bill 1

Land Reform (Scotland) Bill 1 Land Matters, by Andy Whightman 01.08.15 The Land Reform (Scotland) Bill was published by the Scottish Parliament on 22 June 2014. The Rural Affairs, Environment and Clim…