Culture & Leisure

Community call as coronavirus cases rise

Scots are being asked to ensure links within their community are strengthened as the prospect of mass social isolation grows

12th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Nature of Scotland Awards to return

Entries are now open for the annual awards ceremony, which celebrates those working to protect Scotland's natural habitats

12th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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I lost my faith when I lost my husband

Anne Kennedy speaks to Penumbra recovery practitioner Dan Mushens about her relationship with alcohol, grieving for her husband and losing her faith

11th March 2020 by TFN Guest

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Cancer charity in hand sanitiser plea

Ayrshire Cancer Support has saw its supplies dwindle and is unable to replace them due to panic buying

11th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Judy Murray supports Mother’s Day appeal

Mary's Meals is asking supporters to help feed a hungry child by buying something special for their mums

11th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Advice issued for charities on coronavirus outbreak

No panic if practical measures are taken

10th March 2020 by Robert Armour

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Virus challenge shows creeping ageism in society

Dr Donald Macaskill despairs about certain responses to the Coronavirus, and believes the days ahead will shape us as a society

10th March 2020 by TFN Guest

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Charity event falls victim to coronavirus outbreak

A major charity sector event has been postponed because of the coronavirus outbreak

9th March 2020 by Graham Martin

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Glasgow’s inspirational women

Nine women who received a Community Achievement Award from Glasgow Kelvin College have overcome incredible challenges

9th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Communities secretary to step down

Aileen Campbell has announced she will step down as an MSP ahead of next year's Holyrood elections

9th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Women’s Aid funding plea

Funding cuts have left women and children affected by domestic abuse with nowhere to go, a charity has said

9th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Come Dancing event raises more than £20k

Poppyscotland's popular event saw scores of dancers get their gladrags on

6th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Rewards scheme wants charities to get in touch

Organisations in Edinburgh are being encourage to take part in itison us - which offers staff, volunteers and service users special experiences

6th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Get set for The Big Lunch

An event will take place in Aberdeen this weekend ahead of The Big Lunch later this year

5th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Young Scots to help shape towns

Scotland’s Towns Partnership and Young Scot have joined forces to ensure young people are involved in the future of town centres

5th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Major funder to revamp grants

Corra Foundation has unveiled its new 10-year strategy, which includes a commitment to unrestricted funding

5th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Blind charity gives away free books

RNIB is giving away thousands of books in braille and audio formats for children with vision impairment across Scotland and the UK

5th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Improving mental health support

The Scottish Recovery Network has launched new resources which aim to provide life-changing help to those struggling with their mental health

4th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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Call for sports booze sponsorship ban

Alcohol Focus Scotland and Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems have said it's time to end the alcohol industry's support of sport

4th March 2020 by Gareth Jones

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