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Senscot bulletin out now - wee bit of humour from the amazing Billy Connolly and a lovely tribute to Fiona Pearson from @WL_SEN . Grab a cuppa and enjoy See, bit.ly/2nG1m96 pic.twitter.com/iJjo…

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15th April 2019

First aid and food hygiene training courses available

The Twechar Healthy Living and Enterprise Centre is running a certified training courses this April. See training price list for a full list of courses and prices, including group pricing. Paedi…
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3rd April 2019

Social enterprise accelerator programme participants announced

Seven start-up social enterprises from across Scotland, including  a skin and healthcare products company, a gardening service,  a photography agency and a walking tour company, have been selected f…
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20th March 2019

SPRING – Social Prescribing

SPRING Social Prescribing was officially launched in Rutherglen Town Hall on 11th March.  SPRING is the largest cross-national social prescribing initiative of its kind. It involves 30 well establish…
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15th March 2019

Social enterprise award for Tayside Health SEN member

Health SEN member Home Straight received recognition for its work helping older people adapt their living arrangements, picking up an award at last month's Tayside Social Enterprise Awards. The soc…
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15th March 2019

Health SEN member boosted by Lottery award

Auchinleck Community Development Initiative (ACDI) has been awarded  £133,801 from The National Lottery Community Fund to manage and deliver the Auchinleck ConneXions Programme (Connecting People an…
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13th March 2019

Connecting credit unions and Scotland’s workforce: learning fro…

Sponsored by Linda Fabiani MSP Tuesday 12 March, 6pm-8pm Fairfax Sommerville Room, the Scottish Parliament You are invited to join us for Connecting Credit Unions and Scotland’s workforce: lear…
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5th March 2019

New Chief Executive announced for Community Enterprise in Scotlan…

Community Enterprise in Scotland (CEIS), the leading provider of business support to social enterprises in Scotland has announced its new Chief Executive. Ian Mitchell, currently Deputy Director Exter…
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27th February 2019

Wind turbines to generate £15.6m of community benefit

6.9-megawatt scheme funded by Triodos Bank and the  Renewable Energy Investment Fund (REIF) After eleven years of planning and development, plus construction over the past year, Fyne Energy’…
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19th February 2019

Social enterprises invited to share co-working space in Glasgow

If you’ve ever had the pleasure to visit Govan’s Orkney Street Enterprise Centre, you’ll be aware it’s a place with a certain ‘wow’ factor. The Edwardian prison has seen its fair share…
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18th February 2019

Michelin-starred support for Scotland’s oldest community he…

Two of Scotland's top chefs have added their support to the campaign to save the Pilton Community Health Project (PCHP). Martin Wishart and Tom Kitchin helped launch a crowdfunding campaign that ai…
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14th February 2019

Community Enterprise launches Social Enterprise Ecosystem

The social enterprise sector in Scotland is a rich and varied landscape, so it's often hard to know where to look to find the appropriate support, or even who does what. That's why Community Enterp…
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13th February 2019

Social enterprise in Tayside celebrated at awards ceremony

The winners of the inaugural Tayside and Fife social Enterprise Partnership were announced on Monday night at a ceremony held in DC Thomson’s Dundee Headquarters. The awards celebrated the activ…