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Bulletin Articles
17th July 2019

Strike would bring Diageo whisky production to ‘standstill&…

The Herald, by Martin Williams 17.07.19 Production of some of Scotland’s most famous whisky is under threat as a union confirmed it will move to ballot Diageo workers for strike action over an…
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Senscot Bulletin
12th July 2019

Senscot Bulletin: 12.07.19

Dear members and friends, I love July; the number of folks on holiday eases the pressure at work; Wimbledon on TV and then the Open golf; even some sunshine. But most of all, I love my garden in Ju…
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10th July 2019

Cultural & Tourism Newsletter – July 2019

Welcome to the July newsletter Summer and Scotland is in full bloom! Please remember to send me updates for the next Newsletter and Senscot bulletins and remember you can post events and jobs on…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

Threat to Scotland’s new Citizens’ Assembly leaves top advise…

The Scotsman, by Scott MacNab 06.07.19 A leading adviser to Scotland’s new Citizens’ Assembly has launched a staunch defence of its impartiality – and criticised claims by a prominent SNP …
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

Right to die is the last great human rights battle

The Herald, by Neil Mackay 09.07.19 FIFTY years from now our grandchildren will look back on how we lived in the early 21st century and shake their heads in disbelief that we were so cruel. They…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

Scotland’s population needs and migration policy: discussio…

Ministerial Forward  Fiona Hyslop MSP  Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Tourism and External Affairs Migration is crucial to the development of Scotland as an inclusive, fair, prosperous, inno…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

Owned

Monbiot.com 08.07.19 All billionaires want the same thing – a world that works for them. For most, this means a world in which they are scarcely taxed and scarcely regulated, where labour is c…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

Scottish Government failing to meet rural housing targets

The Ferret, by James McEnaney 09.07.19 The Scottish Government is failing to meet targets to boost the number of affordable homes for rural and island communities, according to documents obtaine…
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Bulletin Articles
10th July 2019

SNP veteran: Holyrood needs MSPs with more backbone

The Herald, by Alistair Grant 10.07.19 A VETERAN SNP MSP has hit out at “nodding donkeys” in Holyrood as he insisted the Scottish Parliament would benefit from politicians with more backbone…
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Senscot Bulletin
5th July 2019

Senscot Bulletin: 05.07.19

A bombastic, narcissistic and scatty old Etonian called Boris Johnston, is likely to become our next PM; this can only be understood in the light of a deep English (not British) deference for posh boa…
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Bulletin Articles
4th July 2019

European Social Fund (ESF)

Scottish Government To All ESF Applicants, Please note the following statement regarding the EC suspension of the European Social Fund (ESF) Scottish Operational Programme and implications for thi…
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Health SEN News
3rd July 2019

Scotland’s second community pantry to open in Aberdeen

Second of its kind Scottish community pantry-style food poverty scheme to tackle food insecurity and improve oral health Community Food Initiatives North East (CFINE), a social enterprise and chari…