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15th June 2011

Ed Miliband insists Labour party is for the grafters

Ed Miliband insists Labour party is for the grafters Patrick Wintour, The Guardian 13.06.11   Miliband highlights pay inequality audits to shame greedy executives and dismisses leadership questio…
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15th June 2011

The role of the Big Society Bank in growing the market for social…

The role of the Big Society Bank in growing the market for social investments Charles Adriaenssens – Head of Financial Services at Ipsos MORI for Money Marketing 10.06.11   The term ‘…
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Bulletin Articles
13th June 2011

Leader: The government needs to know how afraid people are

Leader: The government needs to know how afraid people are Rowan Williams, New Statesman 09.06.11   We are being committed to radical, long-term policies for which no one voted.   I can imag…
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Bulletin Articles
13th June 2011

People powered change? An issue of transparency

People powered change? An issue of transparency Richard Caulfield, Chief Executive, Voluntary Sector North West 31.05.11 I read details of the latest People Powered Change lottery funding with interes…
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13th June 2011

Big Lottery Fund awarded nearly £25m to solicited bids since sta…

Big Lottery Fund awarded nearly £25m to solicited bids since start of 2010 John Plummer, Third Sector Online 10.06.11   New figures show more than £11m was given to Social Finance and…
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13th June 2011

Glasgow Housing Association Secures £1.3m Loan from Ethical Bank

Glasgow Housing Association Secures £1.3m Loan from Ethical Bank Triodos 06.05.11   Long-established Glasgow registered social landlord  Yorkhill  Housing Association Ltd has secu…
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Senscot Bulletin
10th June 2011

Senscot Bulletin: 10.06.11

Dear members and friends, A mile or so from where I live, is a well run Garden Centre – with a great café/home bakery.  This is where I tend to meet people – or sit reading/scr…
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Bulletin Articles
10th June 2011

Local councils in England predict increase in asset transfers

Local councils in England predict increase in asset transfers David Ainsworth, Third Sector Online 01.06.11   Community centres, phone boxes and cemeteries are among those now under control of co…
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10th June 2011

Networks1st Update: Friday 10th June 2011

After eight years, Colin will be stepping back from day-to-day involvement with Senscot and Networks 1st from the end of July. His contribution, not just to Senscot, but to the support and development…
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Bulletin Articles
9th June 2011

Steve Burgess: Capital’s economy can cash in with an Edinbu…

Steve Burgess: Capital's economy can cash in with an Edinburgh Pound Scotsman 07.06.11   There has never been a better time to invest in creating a local currency, says Steve Burgess   It mi…
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Bulletin Articles
9th June 2011

Does a business need to be a social enterprise to be socially res…

Does a business need to be a social enterprise to be socially responsible? Lawrence Tomlinson, Guardian Professional 02.06.11   Social entrepreneur and Sunday Times Rich Lister Lawrence Tomlinson…
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Bulletin Articles
8th June 2011

Bryson – Social paradigm

Bryson – Social paradigm AgendaNI magazine 08.06.11   Bryson’s Chief Executive, John McMullan, discusses social enterprise with Owen McQuade and points out its potential to change Nor…