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13th September 2017

£840m Cordant becomes UK’s biggest social enterprise

£840m Cordant becomes UK’s biggest social enterprise Pioneers Post, by Lee Mannion 12.09.17   The Cordant Group, a recruitment and facility services business with a turnover of £…
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13th September 2017

DSC warns that the proposed changes to the Big Lottery Fund could…

DSC warns that the proposed changes to the Big Lottery Fund could compromise its independence Civil Society, by Hugh Radojev 15.08.16   The Directory of Social Change has said that the wording of…
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13th September 2017

Scotland is setting forth on a progressive course to tackle the b…

Scotland is setting forth on a progressive course to tackle the big issues … The National, by Lesley Riddoch  07.09.17   It's a tale of two governments. In Scotland, the Scottish Gove…
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13th September 2017

With her programme for government, Nicola Sturgeon has placed the…

With her programme for government, Nicola Sturgeon has placed the SNP firmly on the left Herald Scotland, by Iain Macwhirter 10.09.17   When the opposition party leaders, Labour, Tory and Liberal…
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13th September 2017

Look at Scotland’s beautiful new Forth bridge – and see Brita…

Look at Scotland’s beautiful new Forth bridge – and see Britain’s decline The Guardian, by Ian Jack 09.09.17   Last Monday the Queen opened the second road bridge across the For…
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13th September 2017

Cordant chief: Why my £800m company is becoming a social enterpr…

Cordant chief: Why my £800m company is becoming a social enterprise Pioneer's Post, by Lee Mannion 13.09.17 When we got notice that a company with revenues of £800m+ that has been operatin…
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13th September 2017

How do we get out of this mess?

How do we get out of this mess? The Guardian, by George Monbiot  09.09.17   Is it reasonable to hope for a better world? Study the cruelty and indifference of governments, the disarray of op…
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12th September 2017

Recruitment agency Cordant morphs into social enterprise

Recruitment agency Cordant morphs into social enterprise The Guardian, by Rob Davies 11.09.17   One of the UK’s largest recruitment firms is to tear up its 60-year-old structure and become …
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Senscot Bulletin
8th September 2017

Senscot Bulletin: 08.09.17

Dear members and friends, I've never met Kezia Dugdale – don’t expect to; but her resignation – her reported disaffection with the whole Scottish political 'circus', invites comment…
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8th September 2017

The SENs: Friday 8th September 2017

Date for the Diary: Our SE Conference takes place this year at the Westerwood Hotel, near Cumbernauld – on the 7th/8th December 2017. Like last year, the event will be run in partnership with So…
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7th September 2017

Nicola Sturgeon announces funding of Universal Basic Income trial…

Nicola Sturgeon announces funding of Universal Basic Income trials The Scotsman, by Ross McCafferty 06.07.19   The Scottish Government will fund research into the concept of providing all citizen…
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7th September 2017

Evidence against Murdoch bid for Sky is growing

Evidence against Murdoch bid for Sky is growing The Guardian, by Ed Miliband 01.09.17   Ed Miliband has claimed that evidence against the Murdochs being allowed to take full control of Sky is gro…