Culture & Leisure

A new shape to the charity shop model

Ann Loughrey on an innovate new approach to charity retail

10th December 2018 by TFN Guest

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Volunteering improves health and wellbeing

Matthew Linning looks at the benefits of volunteering to mark International Volunteer Day

5th December 2018 by TFN Guest

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Brexit deal or no deal claim should be harpooned

Anna Fowlie argues the priorities for Scottish charities are clear when it comes to Brexit

29th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Politics Galore!

​Andrew Jackson on why he is bringing the joys of Scottish politics to the world of podcasting

27th November 2018 by Gerry Hillman

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How the third sector can help Scotland get human rights right

Ruth Maguire MSP says the sector can provide a vital insight as Scotland looks to lead on human rights

26th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Is it time to ban alcohol advertising?

Dan Mushens reacts to the Scottish Government's plans to restrict alcohol advertising

23rd November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Changing the law on pavement parking in Scotland promotes equality for all

John Lauder says it is time to crack down pavement parking to make Scotland's streets more accessible

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Getting IT security right

Fraser Nicol examines what charities can do to protect against the threat of a cyber attack

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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Morality: differentiating right from wrong

Dan Mushens examines some of the dilemmas that third sector workers can face

6th November 2018 by TFN Guest

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It’s time to agree a common set of values in the digital world

Jess McBeath says the onus is on adults to help children stay safe online

31st October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Anxiety: Are there any positives?

Dan Mushens examines the emotion of anxiety and how it can affect humans in different ways

30th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Denial: the barrier to recovery

Dan Mushens examines the challenges recovery workers face in dealing with people who are in denial about their addiction problems

25th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Being active is great and takes my mind off the pain

Michael Mellon speaks of the support he has received from Help for Heroes, as he prepares to be Scotland's only representative at the Invictus Games

16th October 2018 by TFN Guest

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Perfect fit - how charity shops are saving the high street

​Susan Smith believes charity shops are a boon to Scotland's high streets, and still have more to offer

21st September 2018 by Susan Smith

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Festival can help to spark volunteering

George Thomson examines the importance of volunteering as Stirling celebrates the work of volunteers

19th September 2018 by TFN Guest

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My life was developing like a Polaroid picture until I received support

Charity worker Andy Weir talks of his experiences of the care system - good and bad

17th September 2018 by Gareth Jones

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Edinburgh International Book Festival is the most accessible yet

Frances Sutton shares the accessibility innovations at this year's Edinburgh International Book Festival

30th August 2018 by TFN Guest

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What is a community bubble?

George Thomson looks at how creating a space for community events can boost volunteer participation

7th August 2018 by TFN Guest

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Beyond Harry Potter: telling the real stories of care experienced people

Kenny Murray on the real stories of care experienced people

2nd August 2018 by TFN Guest

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