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Senscot Bulletin
21st September 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 21.09.12

Dear members and friends, Older people can fall into rigid patterns - lose the appetite for curiosity, risk, exploration.  I was comfy last week on the Costa - shuffling between my familiar haunt…
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21st September 2012

Networks1st Update: Friday 21st September 2012

Earlier in the year the ReadyforBusiness Consortium hosted a series of ‘local events’ as part of the ‘Developing New Markets’ Programme – see www.readyforbusiness.org. Th…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

An offer too good to refuse

An offer too good to refuse Scottish Community Alliance 12.09.12 The Story:   On the west coast of Wales there was a small hostel in the village of Llanbedr. It was beset by problems, making a l…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

Big Society Capital new investments

Big Society Capital new investments Third Sector Online, by David Ainsworth 13.09.12 Chief executive Nick O'Donohoe also announces awards of £33m to social investors and intermediaries. See tabl…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

Development Trusts Association Scotland Response

Development Trusts Association Scotland Response  Scottish Government Consultation on the proposed Community Empowerment and Renewal Bill 19.09.12 The Development Trusts Association Scotland (DT…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

CRNS 2012 Annual Conference

CRNS 2012 Annual Conference CRNS 14.09.12 You are cordially invited to attend the: CRNS Annual Conference & 2012 AGM  Wednesday 24th October 2012 The Carnegie Conference Centre, Dunfermline, …
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

Why I write

Why I write Financial Times, by Simon Schama 13.09.12 Dickens’ abundance and Orwell’s asperity are equally inspiring It was George Orwell’s golden-eyed toad that made me a writer. Th…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

In Defence of Subsidiarity

In Defence of Subsidiarity by George MacDonald Ross 19.09.12 In Philosophy Now No. 5 (Spring 1993), there were two rather flippant remarks about the concept of subsidiarity. The Philosophy Glossary de…
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Bulletin Articles
20th September 2012

The Social Sector is NOT the Third Sector

The Social Sector is NOT the Third Sector Laurence Demarco 21.09.12 Big Society Capital (BSC) - the Govt’s wholesale social investment bank - made a long awaited announcement this week - about h…
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Bulletin Articles
18th September 2012

Defining Social Sector Organisations

Defining Social Sector Organisations The Big Society Capital 13.09.12 Big Society Capital was established to grow the social investment market in the UK. To do this we are investing to build the marke…
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Senscot Bulletin
14th September 2012

Senscot Bulletin: 14.09.12

Dear members and friends,  Until neck surgery stopped me swinging - my main hobby was playing golf - with a more or less constant group of a dozen buddies; for 40 years.  In the 70s, we disc…
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Bulletin Articles
13th September 2012

Strategic spending on communities could change the health and beh…

Strategic spending on communities could change the health and behaviour of people living in them The Scotsman, by Lesley Riddoch 10.09.12 Alex Salmond’s Cabinet reshuffle has left Nicola Sturgeo…