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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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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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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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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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Video seeks to make justice system less daunting for rape survivors

Rape Crisis Scotland produced the guide after victims told them the legal process was complex and disorientating.

10th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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One in five employees unsure of their workplace rights

Citizens Advice Scotland said 19% employees were unclear about their rights to holidays and sick pay

4th July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Obese ‘outnumber smokers two-to-one’ in Scotland

A charity is warning that obesity is now the leading cause of four cancers

3rd July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Emergency appeal after Ebola outbreak in the DRC

Disease, conflict and food shortages continue to ravage the Central African nation.

2nd July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Charity helps woman live life to the full after devastating head injury

A woman who recovered from two brain haemorrhages has thanked Quarriers for their support.

2nd July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Majority of fundraisers positive about the future

Annual survey finds 84% of fundraisers are happy with their jobs.

2nd July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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First Minister joins Turning Point Scotland on charity’s 20th anniversary

Social charity Turning Point Scotland has marked its 20th anniversary.

2nd July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Summer funding boost to help low-income families

£350,000 will be used to support projects for children during the summer holidays.

1st July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Proposals for Loch Lomond weddings complex rejected

Charity welcomes decision to prevent construction near Gartocharn.

1st July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Youngsters want better protection from social media giants

A survey by the NSPCC found 90% of 11-16 year-olds want tech firms to do more to keep them safe.

1st July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Sturgeon “must take action” after golden eagles disappear on grouse moor

Campaigners call for urgent review of wildlife policing after more raptors go missing in suspicious circumstances.

1st July 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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Major award for digital skills training partnership

One Digital has been recognised for its work helping people get online.

26th June 2019 by Gavin Stuart

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