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Don’t suffer in silence, Childline tells youngsters

The service remains open 24 hours a day during the summer holidays.

16th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Children’s charity rebranded for 150th anniversary

Action for Children said it's new logo was 'warmer and friendlier'.

16th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Charity slams Scotland’s “dangerous self delusion” as drug deaths soar

Country's opinion of itself needs reappraised in wake of massive rise in drug-related deaths

16th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival getting more socially aware

More shows at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe will address social issues than before

16th July 2019 by Graham Martin

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Bee corridor project hits major milestone

Buglife Scotland has completed work on 37 wildflower-rich habitats along the John Muir Way.

16th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Facebook funds charity to combat online scams

Huge sum awarded to charity after legal challenge was dropped

16th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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Extinction Rebellion blocks Glasgow road with 25ft pink boat

The protest is part of the group's Summer Uprising campaign.

15th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Video exposes ‘grim reality’ of grouse shooting industry

Ten-minute film by Chris Packham details the death of a hen harrier in South Lanarkshire.

15th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Festival-goers urged to be vigilant of child sexual exploitation

Barnardo's issues warning as festival season enters full swing.

15th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Children’s charities share £860,000 lotto funding boost

Aberlour Child Trust and Children 1st have been awarded grants to improve their digital services.

15th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Chief executive quits JK Rowling charity

Disgruntled staff allege bullying and nepotism at high-profile charity

15th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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Wind ‘could power every home in Scotland and north of England’

Turbines in Scotland generated enough electricity to power 4.47 million homes between January and June.

15th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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More than £58m raised by Children In Need

Last year’s Children In Need appeal raised more than £58 million

12th July 2019 by Graham Martin

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New chief executive for Save The Children International

Save The Children International has appointed a new chief executive

12th July 2019 by Graham Martin

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Anti-poverty goal progress is 100 years behind schedule

SDG targets will not be met at current rate, warns charity

12th July 2019 by Graham Martin

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OSCR orders bank to freeze charity’s assets

Watchdog says it is concerned with the way the award-winning charity is being run

12th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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Community groups in borders buyout bid

Ambitious bids being considered by two community groups

11th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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Disabled staff handed “raw deal” by Social Security Scotland

Disabled workers earn 20p in pound less than their colleagues

10th July 2019 by Robert Armour

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RBS staff raise £100,000 for mental health charities

The money will be split between SAMH and Mind.

10th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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