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This week's Senscot Bulletin includes:📢 Feedback from yesterday's SE Ref Group meeting in Perth📝 Latest Senscot Briefing📋 @NHS_HS report on food poverty📝 A look back at the series of @CommHealth_Blog briefings🔥🇬🇧🔥 Update on Brexit➡️senscot.net/senscot-…⬅️ pic.twitter.com/OLMz…

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13th September 2018

Gear shift for Linlithgow bike recycling

Linlithgow’s bike refurbishment group, 1st Step Bikes, has moved to a new, improved workshop at the Linlithgow Recycling Centre on Braehead Road.The project started at the Linlithgow police gara…
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28th August 2018

Lingo Flamingo: Learning a Language to Prevent Dementia

Social enterprise’s rise over the last decade has been remarkable, and has understandably created high expectations. Within the developing world it has been heralded as a new approach to overcoming …
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27th August 2018

Govanhill Baths appoints new project director

The Evening Times, by Catriona Stewart 24.08.18 Govanhill Baths Community Trust has announced that David Cook, of Cook Creative Limited, will oversee the next stage in the revamp of the …
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21st August 2018

GSEN Network Meeting 16th August

GSEN hosted its networking session last week, which resulted in members (full, associate and aspiring) taking part in an exercise which identified ‘What do you need?’ and ‘What can you offer?’…
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21st August 2018

McLaren Leisure Turns 20

PRESS RELEASE: On the 18 August 1998, Her Royal Highness, The Princess Royal, conducted the official opening of McLaren Leisure.  On this day – and throughout the summer - the centre h…
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1st August 2018

Social Economy Growth Fund: approved projects

A list of all the projects approved for Stage 1 and Stage 2 of the Social Economy Growth Fund. Stage 1 and stage 2 approved projectsOrganisation Project title AwardA…
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11th July 2018

Brag Enterprises opens new community enterprise centre in Levenmo…

PRESS RELEASEBrag Enterprises opened its new enterprise centre this month, and took great pride in showing it off to visitors at its grand opening.With 29 years’ experience in social improve…
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22nd June 2018

Health by Science Open Gym for Stroke Survivors in Leith

New Personal Training and Physiotherapy social enterprise has opened on Giles Street in Leith. Scotland’s first and only Personal Training and Physiotherapy social enterprise is open fo…
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22nd June 2018

Reflections on Social Enterprise: has it lost its way?

Reflections on Social Enterprise: has it lost its way? Alan Kay Social Audit Network "The role of a retired person is no longer to possess one." Simone de Beauvoir I have been thinking about re…
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14th June 2018

Glasgow social enterprise tackling dementia through language lear…

Glasgow Live, by Gary Armstrong 08.06.18Govan-based Lingo Flamingo teaches second languages to over 600 elderly people in care homes throughout the country, predominantly in Glasgow.The s…
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5th June 2018

Social enterprise cook school opens latest café in new developme…

A West Lothian social enterprise has opened its latest base at the centre of a new community.The Larder, Livingston’s ground-breaking cook school, has opened its latest café premises in the Cal…
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26th April 2018

Social Enterprise Certification Launches in Australia

Pro bono News Australia, by Luke Michael24.04.18Social enterprises in Australia will be able to receive national certification for the first time, with the launch of a new certification scheme…