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Leading charity banned from child sex abuse inquiry

​Thousands of child sex abuse survivors now won't give evidence says charity

20th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Exclusive: police probe charity stalker Gerry Freedman

Unemployed man thought to have targeted thousands of charities with campaign of harassment

17th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Duncan to lead review of care system

Scotland's First Minister has appointed Fiona Duncan to lead an independent review of Scotland's system for looked-after children

17th February 2017 by Susan Smith

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Abuse charities to be given three year funding

Charities working with survivors of rape and abuse have welcomed a Scottish Government pledge that they are to be allocated three year funding

17th February 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Scotland’s gender pay gap investigated as progress stalls

MSPs are to explore why it looks set to be more than 50 years before women in Scotland can expect equal pay to men

17th February 2017 by Susan Smith

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Tycoon makes UK’s biggest ever donation to charity

Cash will go to help community groups and disabled children

17th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Scots care charity named and shamed for not paying minimum wage

A charity is among 16 firms forced to pay workers back pay

16th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Charity to appoint new chief executive ahead of massive expansion plan

Richard Hellewell is to retire from Royal Blind ahead of plans to increase staff numbers by 25% to cope with expansion to the west of Scotland

15th February 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Jobs to go in Scotland as leading charity restructures

​RNIB Scotland is to lose jobs as part of a UK-wide restructure

14th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Under-fire housing association boss refuses to quit

Niall Gordon will stay on as chief executive despite watchdog taking over the beleaguered housing association

13th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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MSPs investigate health and social care integration

MSPs are calling on third sector bodies and other groups to report on their level of engagement with health and social care integration authorities

13th February 2017 by Susan Smith

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Exposed: the serial job applicant stalking Scotland’s charities

​Gerry Freedman stalks charities threatening them with legal action if they don't give in to his outlandish claims

10th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Council scraps privatisation plan in favour of charitable trust option

Stirling Council will no longer privatise its sports and leisure facilities and instead will set up a charitable trust

10th February 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Scotland’s third sector scoops nearly £100m Lottery cash

Lottery figures reveal bumper year for Scotland's third sector

10th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Over 1,500 Scots sought help from charity to stop viewing images of kids

Alarming number seek help for viewing indecent images of children online

10th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Regulator forced to take over troubled housing association

Weakness in Wishaw and District Housing Association's management force regulator to step in

9th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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Football, fast cars and parties there is more to Iain MacRitchie than meets the eye

Football, fast cars and parties there is more to Iain MacRitchie, founder of MCR Pathways, than meets the eye

9th February 2017 by Paul Cardwell

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Mystery over massive spike in fundraising complaints

Fundraising Regulator reports surge in complaints but can't explain why

9th February 2017 by Robert Armour

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