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Sir Tom Devine: Full Scottish sovereignty alongside close association with the EU is the best hope for our country.
The Herald Scotland
Date: 28th Jun 2017

Scotland stands at a historic crossroads not of its own making. The UK vote for Brexit has had its origins in the long-term problems of the Conservative party south of the Border. 

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Young voters, class and turnout: how Britain voted in 2017
The Guardian, by Josh Holder, Caelainn Barr and Niko Kommenda
Date: 22nd Jun 2017

Age was one of the most significant factors in the general election. 

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‘Billy Connolly - 'Excerpt’
The Guardian, by Kevin McKenna
Date: 22nd Jun 2017

As a Glaswegian, words can never adequately describe my pride in what Billy Connolly has achieved in his life and career. 

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Royal British Legion social enterprise secures multi-million pound Network Rail contract
UK Fundraising, by Howard Lake
Date: 21st Jun 2017

Britain’s Bravest Manufacturing Company (BBMC), a social enterprise in Aylesford, Kent, has won a multi-million pound contract with Network Rail, the UK’s largest railway owner.

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Press Release - Be a part of a community Energy scheme
Arrochar Community Hydro Society
Date: 21st Jun 2017

The communities of Arrochar & Tarbet and Luss & Arden have the opportunity to be a part of a community hydro scheme.

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Social investment isn’t working, says Access trustee
Pioneers Post, by Lee Mannion
Date: 21st Jun 2017

Steve Wyler, a trustee of Access, the social investment foundation that was set up to make it easier for charities and social enterprises to access capital, said yesterday that: "Social investment isn’t working, at least, as well as it should be."

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The election’s biggest losers? Not the Tories but the media, who missed the story
The Guardian, by George Monbiot
Date: 15th Jun 2017

The election was a crushing defeat – but not for either of the major parties.

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John Major warns against DUP deal as talks with Tories begin
Financial Times, by Robert Wright, Henry Mance and John Murray Brown
Date: 14th Jun 2017

The Conservatives and Democratic Unionists were edging towards a deal to keep Theresa May in power on Tuesday evening, despite warnings from Sir John Major, the former prime minister, about a deal’s potential harmful consequences.

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New: Community Choices Fund announced for 2017/18

Date: 14th Jun 2017
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Jeremy Corbyn​ has won the first battle in a long ​war​ against the ruling elite
The Guardian, by Paul Mason
Date: 14th Jun 2017

To stop Jeremy Corbyn, the British elite is prepared to abandon Brexit – first in its hard form and, if necessary, in its entirety.

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'Historic' islands bill published
BBC News
Date: 14th Jun 2017

The Scottish government has introduced what it has described as a "historic bill" to create a sustainable future for Scotland's islands.

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